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sibling

 [sib´ling]
any of two or more offspring of the same parents; a brother or sister.
half sibling an individual who shares just one parent with the person of reference.

sib

(sib),
A member of a sibship.
Synonym(s): sibling

sibling

(sĭb′lĭng)
n.
One of two or more individuals having one or both parents in common; a brother or sister.

sibling

Bioinformatics
In Mouse Genome Informatics, sibling refers to terms in a hierarchical controlled vocabulary such as those containing gene ontology (GO) terms. A “sibling” of a term is one at the same level of the hierarchy sharing at least one ancestor.

Example
The GO term alcohol dehydrogenase (GO:0004022) is a sibling to the GO term aldehyde oxidase (GO:0004031); they share the ancestor term enzyme GO:0003824.

sibling

A brother, sister or littermate

sib·ling

(sib'ling)
A brother or sister.
Synonym(s): sib.
[A.S. sib, relation, + -ling, diminutive]

sibling

Any member of a group of related brothers or sisters.

sibling

or

sib

a brother or sister.
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Among the elite sires with representation in the catalogue, Acclamation has a bumper entry of 19 foals, including a half-brother to Hong Kong Listed winner Montecchio out of a Linamix mare (869), a half-sister to high-class sprinter Invincible Ash (870), a son of Group 3-winning juvenile Golden Legacy (875) and, with a particularly attractive close-up pedigree, a half-brother to stakes winners Coupe De Ville and Fantastico Roberto (864).
My ex-husband Shane was at a gig and someone tapped him on his shoulder and said: "I'm your half-brother." They had a great relationship, but he was angry his mum and dad hadn't told him.
Paul Taylor, who, with his cousin, Michael Barton, is serving life for the racially aggravated murder of Anthony Walker in Huyton in July, 2005, is Carl Taylor's brother and Kevin Cork's half-brother.
Bred on the magical Galileo-Danehill cross, the Rockfield Stud-consigned colt is a half-brother to four winners, including Listed scorer Fort Dignity.
The couple's ordeal started in 2005 when Fatima's half-brothers asked a court to annul the marriage citing her husband's low tribal background.
The victims were identified as Herculano 'Kula' Dopenio, 29, and his half-brother Arlie Ayeng, 23, both residents of Pamaong Street in this city.
Unlike his illustrious older half-brothers, who are by Darshaan and Doyoun, Dalghar is not the product of an Aga Khan stallion.
Acosta also ordered Panlilio to pay each of the families of the half-brothers P100,000 as civil indemnity, P100,000 as moral damages and P100,000 as exemplary damages.
Trainer Charlie Egerton paid EUR240,000 for Smooth As Silk at the 2006 Goffs Million yearling sale, no doubt encouraged by the exploits of the horse's half-brother, Humungous, who he trained to finish sixth in the previous year's Dewhurst.
The Senate is fast turning into a family affair, with a mother and son team possibly joining two siblings and two half-brothers in the legislative body, should Las Pinas Rep.
Jethro Bloodstock consigns a Lahib gelding out of a sister to Champion Chase-winning half-brothers Viking Flagship and Flagship Uberalles (90), while Rectory Stables offer a son of Oscar out of a half-sister to Champion Hurdle-winning brothers Morley Street and Granville Again (72).
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