ibid.

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Can be confusedibid. ibidem idem op. cit.
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  • (“No human being”) E.R., “How to Take Criticism,” Ladies Home Journal, Nov., 1944, ibid, p. 31.

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  • (“Someone wrote me”) E.R. Press Conference Jan. 31, 1939; ibid, p. 85.

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  • (“I have no way”) E.R. Press Conference Jan. 31, 1939; ibid, p. 85-6.

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  • Daniel Silver, a terrific young London sculptor, was in and out of his gallery, Ibid Projects.

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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)
  1. 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.

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ibid in Culture

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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