ibid.

[ ib-id ]
/ ˈɪb ɪd /
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Nearby words

  1. ibew,
  2. ibex,
  3. ibf,
  4. ibibio,
  5. ibices,
  6. ibidem,
  7. ibis,
  8. ibiza,
  9. ibizan hound,
  10. iblis

Can be confusedibid. ibidem idem op. cit.

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British Dictionary definitions for ibid

ibid.

ib.

abbreviation for (in annotations, bibliographies, etc, when referring to a book, article, chapter, or page previously cited)

ibidem

Word Origin for ibid.

Latin: in the same place

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Word Origin and History for ibid

ibid.

also ibid, 1660s, abbreviation of Latin ibidem "in the same place," from ibi "there," pronomial adverb of place, + demonstrative suffix -dem.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Culture definitions for ibid

ibid.

An abbreviation for ibidem, a Latin word meaning “in the same place.” It is used in footnotes and bibliographies to refer to a source cited in a previous entry.

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