Top Definition
When a woman hyphenates her name during a marriage or after divorce. She often will inflict this on her children as well.
"Why does that kid have a hyphen in his name? Is he from another country where they use punctuation as letters?"
"no, man...his mom made him take a compound name after she left his dad."

ex name hypohyphenation divorce
by Bluegutsoup April 08, 2010
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