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==Chicago Manual of Style==
 
==Chicago Manual of Style==
 
See http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/
 
See http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/
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The AIP style manual uses the hyphen exclusively for combined terms.[http://www.aip.org/pubservs/style/4thed/toc.html]
 
The AIP style manual uses the hyphen exclusively for combined terms.[http://www.aip.org/pubservs/style/4thed/toc.html]
  
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==Mass Spectrometry Desk Reference==
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David Sparkman in his [[Mass Spectrometry Desk Reference]] recommends the use of the slash to indicate the combination of techniques and the hyphen to indicate the combination of instruments. Thus
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:Gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS)
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:Gas chromatograph-mass spectrometer (GC-MS)
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similarly
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:time-of-flight mass spectrometry (TOFMS)
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:time-of-flight mass spectrometer (TOF-MS)
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==See also==
 
==See also==

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