[ee-boh] /ˈi boʊ/
noun, plural Ibos (especially collectively) Ibo.
a member of an indigenous black people of southeastern Nigeria, renowned as traders and for their art.
the language of the Ibo, a Kwa language.
(pl) -bos, -bo. a member of a Negroid people of W Africa, living chiefly in S Nigeria
the language of this people, belonging to the Kwa branch of the Niger-Congo family: one of the chief literary and cultural languages of S Nigeria
- Ibn zuhr
ibn Zuhr (ĭb’ən zur’) See Avenzoar.
[ih-boh-guh-een] /ɪˈboʊ gəˌin/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. an alkaloid, C 20 H 26 N 2 O, obtained from an African shrub, Tabernanthe iboga, having antidepressant and hallucinogenic properties. n. nerve stimulant, 1901, from French ibogaine, from iboga, Congolese name of the shrub from which the chemical is extracted, + chemical suffix -ine (2). ibogaine i·bo·ga·ine (ĭ-bō’gə-ēn’, […]
inflation-indexed [United States government savings] bond
[ahy-boh-tuh] /aɪˈboʊ tə/ noun 1. a Japanese spreading shrub, Ligustrum obtusifolium, of the olive family, having hairy leaves and nodding white flower clusters.