The "word-break" CSS Property

New in CSS3

This property specifies whether to break lines within words.

Values for "word-break"
CSS LevelValue
CSS 2.1(invalid)
CSS3"normal", "keep-all", or "break-all"


  • This property does not affect rules governing the soft wrap opportunities created by spaces and punctuation.

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