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Re: σαρκώδες
by Greg Brush - Sunday, 11 January 2009, 11:47 AM
  σαρκώδες is an example of a type of adjective called "an adjective of two endings". These are adjectives where the masculine and feminine share the same form, while the neuter has its own separate form. The masculine/feminine nominative of this adjective is σαρκώδης, while the neuter is σαρκώδες, so this adjective is listed in dictionaries as σαρκώδης, -ες.

For more about "adjectives of two endings" in general (and adjectives in -ης, -ες specifically), see "FYI: other adjective types" in Discussion Forum 78.

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