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Hluttekning er frá skilið orði þvíat hon merkir fǫll ok kyn sem nafn, en í því skilz hon frá nafni at hon merkir gerð eða píning ok hefir ýmsar stundir sem orð.
(The participle is distinct from the verb because it has case and gender like the noun, but it is distinct from the noun in that it denotes active or passive and it has various tenses like a verb. )
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