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Calling "#" a "Hashtag"

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Hashtags are words or phrases preceded by a "#" symbol to mark topics of interest on various social networking sites. The symbol itself is known as a "hash" or "hash mark", and the combination of the symbol and word(s) is a hashtag. So it is incorrect to read "#grammar" as "hashtag grammar"; "hash grammar" is more correct.

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