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Locus

[Latin, Place; place where a thing is performed or done.]

For example, the locus delicti is the place where an accident or crime occurred.

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locus

(low-cuss) n. Latin for "place," it means "place which" this or that occurred.

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locus

‘place’ or ‘area’.
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LOCUS. The place where a thing is done.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.