The triliteral root ʿayn dhāl rā (ع ذ ر) occurs 12 times in the Quran, in five derived forms:
five times as the form VIII verb yaʿtadhiru (يَعْتَذِرُ)
twice as the noun ʿudh'r (عُذْر)
once as the noun maʿādhīr (مَعَاذِير)
three times as the noun maʿdhirat (مَعْذِرَة)
once as the form II active participle muʿadhirūn (مُعَذِّرُون)
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