If I write a section of terminology and definitions in academic writing, which is the correct unicode character for the "-"? Is it the dash or is it a hyphen? For example
CPU - Central Processing Unit. It is the center of the computer and performs calculations.
Should I write my section terminology and definitions similar to the above or can I improve it? More examples
State space - The set of values which a process can take.
RS-232 - Recommended standard 232 (as recommended by IEEE). It is a serial interface for UART
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