Hyphenating "urinary bladder stones"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jul 14 21:33:24 UTC 2013

On Sun, Jul 14, 2013 at 4:40 PM, Victor Steinbok <aardvark66 at gmail.com>wrote:

> I wouldn't have hyphenated "you-all"

Why not? I would have. What other way is there to spell it to get the
required meaning? This has been the usual way of spelling it for at least
the past century.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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