Oracle RegExp to Find String


I am looking for a regexp in Oracle sql to find the following conditions.


The middle character is a - (dash). Basically I want any rows that have a dash with a character, including space, next to the dash on either side.

Thank you,

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select * from yourtable
where regexp_like(yourstring,'[^-]-[^-] ')

this will find any dash surrounded by non-dashes
if you specifically want to find space and non-space characters surrounding a dash

select * from yourtable
where regexp_like(yourstring,'[^ -]- | -[^ -] ')

this will find dashes with a space on one side
and a non-space-non-dash on the other side

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bobcaputoAuthor Commented:
Thank you, now that I see it, it is much clearer and obvious!!!!
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