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Subject:Spelling out numbers above ten From:Diane Burke <dburke -at- RIGEL -dot- TYDAC -dot- COM> Date:Thu, 27 Mar 1997 08:52:13 +0000
>We go by the general rule that numbers zero through nine are
>and 10 and above are presented numerically. My question is, in
>do people spell out numbers above nine?
That depends on what the number refers to. Check "The Chicago
Manual of Style" or "The Microsoft Manual of Style for Technical
publications". Both are worthwhile style guides. There should not
be a hyphen.
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