[ahy-beks] /ˈaɪ bɛks/
noun, plural ibexes, ibices
[ib-uh-seez, ahy-buh-] /ˈɪb əˌsiz, ˈaɪ bə-/ (Show IPA). (especially collectively) ibex.
any of several wild goats of the genus Capra, inhabiting mountainous regions of Eurasia and North Africa, having long, recurved horns.
noun (pl) ibexes, ibices (ˈɪbɪˌsiːz; ˈaɪ-), ibex
any of three wild goats, Capra ibex, C. caucasica, or C. pyrenaica, of mountainous regions of Europe, Asia, and North Africa, having large backward-curving horns
c.1600, from Latin ibex “wild goat of the Alps and Apennines,” from a pre-Latin Alpine language. The German steinbock.
[ib-id] /ˈɪb ɪd/ 1. . abbreviation (in annotations, bibliographies, etc, when referring to a book, article, chapter, or page previously cited) 1. ibidem also ibid, 1660s, abbreviation of Latin ibidem “in the same place,” from ibi “there,” pronomial adverb of place, + demonstrative suffix -dem. An abbreviation for ibidem, a Latin word meaning “in the […]
[ih-bee-dem; English ib-i-duh m, ih-bahy-duh m, ih-bee-] /ɪˈbi dɛm; English ˈɪb ɪ dəm, ɪˈbaɪ dəm, ɪˈbi-/ adverb, Latin. 1. in the same book, chapter, page, etc.
[ahy-bis] /ˈaɪ bɪs/ noun, plural ibises (especially collectively) ibis. 1. any of several large wading birds of the family Threskiornithidae, of warm temperate and tropical regions, related to the herons and storks, and characterized by a long, thin, downward-curved bill. Compare . 2. any of certain similar birds belonging to the stork family Ciconiidae, especially […]
[ee-vee-thah, -sah; English ih-bee-zuh] /iˈvi θɑ, -sɑ; English ɪˈbi zə/ noun 1. a Spanish island in the SW Balearic Islands, in the W Mediterranean Sea. 209 sq. mi. (541 sq. km). /Spanish iˈβiθa/ noun 1. a Spanish island in the W Mediterranean, one of the Balearic Islands: hilly, with a rugged coast; tourism. Pop: 40 […]