Numbers adjacent to hyphens Home › Forums › Nemeth Code for Math and Science › Numbers adjacent to hyphens This topic has 1 reply, 2 voices, and was last updated 7 years, 2 months ago by kdejute. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts October 3, 2016 at 11:14 pm #27538 LyndaSpectator In the following examples: 8-ounce 10-20 ounces Does either hyphen indicate that these be transcribed in Nemeth? October 4, 2016 at 7:30 am #27539 kdejuteModerator Thank you for the question, Lynda. A hyphen as a mark of punctuation does not indicate that material be transcribed in Nemeth. A hyphen is not a modification of a number. So, neither "8-ounce" nor "10-20 ounces" need be transcribed in Nemeth. Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Everyone is free to read the forums, but only current NBA members can post. Become a member today. Click here to Login and return.