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February 03, 2017

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Shouldn't there be a hyphen to make alternative-facts a "word"?

Susan: For most word-of-the-year contests, a "word" is a "vocabulary item." It can be more than one word; it can be a phrase. For example, the American Dialect Society's 2014 word of the year was the hashtag #blacklivesmatter.
http://www.americandialect.org/2014-word-of-the-year-is-blacklivesmatter

Ah! I'm so literal!

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