Hyphen

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Definition

a hyphen: a punctuation mark that joins two words together (represented by the symbol "-")
noun
Should there be a hyphen between these two words? Are they completely separate or are they joined together with a "-"?

Pronunciation examples
UK: Should there be a hyphen between these two words?
US: Yes, there should be a hyphen between those two words.

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