ibid.

ibid.

[ib-id]
ibid, ibidem, idem, op. cit.
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ibid. or ib.
 
abbreviation for
ibidem
 
[Latin: in the same place]
 
ib. or ib.
 
abbreviation for
 
[Latin: in the same place]

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ibid.
1663, abbreviation of L. ibidem "in the same place," from ibi "there" + demonstrative suffix -dem.
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ibid. definition


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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ibid.
Latin ibidem (in the same place)
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