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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 56e3697dd64dfc4d1800a774

Free hyphen!

Just like "Inner hyphens", but I'm giving you a free hyphen to play with. Will your solution be any different?

Start file
-abcdef
End file
a-b-c-d-e-f

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#81 Matt / @mcr05 - Score: 13 - 03/12/16 @ 10:51
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#81 - Matt / @mcr05

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