Sibbaldus

noun Sib·bal·dus \ sə̇ˈbaldəs , -bȯl- \

Definition of Sibbaldus

: a genus of marine cetaceans including solely the blue whale and being often included in the genus Balaenoptera

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Origin and Etymology of sibbaldus

New Latin, from Sir Robert Sibbald †1722 Scottish scientist


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