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The "word-wrap" CSS Property

New in CSS3

This property is an alternate name for "overflow-wrap" and is supported for legacy reasons.

Values for "word-wrap"
CSS LevelValue
CSS 2.1(invalid)
CSS3"normal" or "break-word"


  • This property only has an effect when 'white-space' allows wrapping.

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