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1130. Adjectives and participles used substantively have no article when the reference is general: ““μέσον ἡμέρα_ςmiddayX. A. 1.8.8, ψυ_χρόν cold, ““θερμόνheatP. S. 186d, πέμψαι προκαταληψομένους τὰ ἄκρα to send men to preoccupy the heights X. A. 1.3.14. Rarely when an adverb is used adjectively: ““τῶν ἐχθρῶν ἄρδην ὄλεθροςthe utter destruction of the enemyD. 19.141.

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    • Raphael Kühner, Bernhard Gerth, Ausführliche Grammatik der griechischen Sprache, KG 1.4.2
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