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sib

 (sĭb)
n.
1.
a. A blood relation; a relative.
b. A person's relatives considered as a group; kinfolk.
2. A brother or sister; a sibling.
3. Anthropology A kinship group consisting of two or more lineages considered as being related, as by common descent from a mythic ancestor.
adj.
Related by blood; kindred.

[Middle English sibbe, from Old English sibb; see s(w)e- in Indo-European roots.]

SIB

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Banking & Finance) (the former) Securities and Investments Board

SIB

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Banking & Finance) (the former) Securities and Investments Board

sib

(sɪb)

adj.
1. related by blood; akin.
n.
2. a relative; kinsman or kinswoman.
3. one's kin.
4. Anthrop. a unilateral descent group.
[before 900; Middle English sib(e), sibb(e), Old English sib(b) (orig. adj.), c. Old Frisian sib, Old High German sippi related, Old Norse sifjar (pl.) relatives, Gothic sibja relationship; compare gossip]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sib - a person's brother or sistersib - a person's brother or sister  
family unit, family - primary social group; parents and children; "he wanted to have a good job before starting a family"
half blood - one of siblings who have only one parent in common
relative, relation - a person related by blood or marriage; "police are searching for relatives of the deceased"; "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"
quad, quadruplet - one of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
quin, quint, quintuplet - one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
triplet - one of three offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy
twin - either of two offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy
2.sib - one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
relative, relation - a person related by blood or marriage; "police are searching for relatives of the deceased"; "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"
References in classic literature ?
Here come I to my own again Fed, forgiven, and known again Claimed by bone of my bone again, And sib to flesh of my flesh
The (P) A3 rating assigned to the Sukuk trust certificates ("Certificates") is at the same level as the A3 foreign and local currency issuer rating of SIB, as the Sukuk trust certificate holders will (i) effectively be exposed to SIB's senior unsecured credit risk; (ii) not be exposed to the risk of performance of the relevant Portfolio relating to the Certificates; (iii) will not have any preferential claim or recourse over the Trust Assets, or rights to cause any sale or disposition of the Trust Assets except as expressly provided under the Transaction Documents; and (iv) only have rights against SIB, ranking pari passu with other senior unsecured obligations as provided in the Transaction Documents.
1996) was able to significantly decrease the rate of SIB in two adolescents by establishing supported routines, which allowed the teens to engage in activities at their own pace, thus providing control Another example of choice affecting rates of SIB was provided by Harding and colleagues (2005).
They're an amazingly rich and varied community with lots of recurring themes, but there are some differences say from the experience of having a sib with ADHD vis-a-vis as opposed to having a sib with say Down syndrome.
SIB was defined as scratching her hand, biting her hand, and hitting herself with an open hand.
If you're supposed to watch your baby sibs one night so Dad can take Mom for a dinner date, do it.
Payne at SIB, where he served as executive vice president and chief operations officer.
Osborne said TI Automotive also used the SIB system for the Land Rover in Europe six months after the Ford GT.
In this study, we assessed the influence of a putative EO on SIB rates exhibited by Steve, an adolescent male with severe mental retardation.
Speaking on this occasion, HE Mohammed Abdullah, SIB CEO, said, "We gauged our clients' opinions, the market's need, and the latest technology used in banks before implementing our upgrade project.
Sharjah Islamic Bank, or SIB, announced that it has joined Nasdaq Dubai's rapidly-growing Islamic financing Murabaha platform, which offers unique advantages to bank customers seeking Shariah solutions.
The SIB Lab Competition is the next big leap forward for SIBs in the United States, demonstrating the power of public-private partnerships to provide sustainable solutions to the funding problem for critical social services, while creating an environment for impact investors to test this exciting new form of innovative finance.