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Rule "missing hyphen in '100 yard house plan'"

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Description: missing hyphen in '100 yard house plan'
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:
  • He ran the 200 yard dash.
    Correction suggestion: 200-yard
  • For instance, a rushing attempt "touch" from the Opponent's 1 yard line has more potential value that a rushing attempt "touch" from the RBs own 20.
    Correction suggestion: 1-yard
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Version: 6.4-SNAPSHOT (2023-12-04 20:52:26 +0000)