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

History and Etymology for Sibbaldus

New Latin, from Sir Robert Sibbald †1722 Scottish scientist

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“Sibbaldus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sibbaldus. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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