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Rule "missing hyphen in 'password protected area'"

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Description: missing hyphen in 'password protected area'
Message: When '\1-\2' is used as a modifier, it is usually spelled with a hyphen.
Category: Grammar (ID: GRAMMAR)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • I will share the password protected PDF with you.
    Correction suggestion: password-protected
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • The password protected dropbox folders and other items from being viewed by others.
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-07-20 22:33:06 +0200)