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yes-no_question

yes-no question

See also: yes/no question

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  • yes-or-no question

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yes-no question (plural yes-no questions)

  1. A type of question that can only be answered by yes or no and so does not allow for elaboration or detail.
    To make it clear for the jury, I will ask you a simple yes-no question. Did you or did you not enter the house on the night of the 15th?

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