- In the following paragraph, if i change Abbott Park, Illinois-based company to Abbott Park, Illinois company will the meaning change?
- Is there a technical term for -based ?
- When do we use such terms in english?
- I think it's called within-word dashes
Abbott Labs manufactures and develops a wide range of pharmaceuticals, nutrition supplements, and personal care products. Shares in the Abbott Park, Illinois-based company rose 1 in trading today to close at 64 1/8.