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Rule "missing hyphen in 'per user basis'"

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Description: missing hyphen in 'per user basis'
Message: In this context, \3-\4 forms an adjective and is spelled with a hyphen.
Category: Grammar (ID: GRAMMAR)
Link: https://languagetool.org/insights/post/hyphen/#compound-adjectives-with-hyphens
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • The per user cost was as cheap as expected.
    Correction suggestion: per-user
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: PER_USER_BASIS_HYPHEN [2]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-06-22 22:33:07 +0200)