Galba

biographical name
Gal·​ba | \ ˈgal-bə How to pronounce Galba (audio) , ˈgȯl-\

Definition of Galba

Servius Sulpicius 3 b.c.–a.d. 69 Roman emperor (68–69)

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Galba

noun
Gal·​ba | \ ˈgal-bə How to pronounce Galba (audio) , ˈgȯl- How to pronounce Galba (audio) \

Medical Definition of Galba

: a widely distributed genus of freshwater snails of the family Lymnaeidae that include important Old World hosts of a liver fluke of the genus Fasciola (F. hepatica) and that are sometimes considered indistinguishable from the genus Lymnaea — compare fossaria

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