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Rule "'ten fold' written as one word"

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Description: 'ten fold' written as one word
Message: The adjective, adverb or verb 'tenfold' needs to be written as one word.
Category: Grammar (ID: GRAMMAR)
Link: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tenfold
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • After he returned to his normal self, the nausea had returned ten fold.
    Correction suggestion: tenfold
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • Ten Fold Technology is a company from the UK.
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: TEN_FOLD [1]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-04-13 22:33:07 +0200)