Medical Dictionary

sp nov

abbreviation

medical Definition of sp nov

new species used following a taxonomic binomial proposed as new

Origin and Etymology of sp nov

Latin species nova


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sp nov? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!