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ending > gender ending

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gender ending  


  • Code: 1) The letters at the end of a genus-group name (which must be, or be treated as, a singular noun in the nominative case) which indicate the gender of the word; 2) The letters at the end of a Latin or latinized adjectival species-group name which must agree in gender form with the gender of the generic name with which the species-group name is combined.

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