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Definitions of locus:
  • noun:   the set of all points or lines that satisfy or are determined by specific conditions
    Example: "The locus of points equidistant from a given point is a circle"
  • noun:   the specific site of a particular gene on its chromosome
  • noun:   the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #46546)

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See locus used in context: 12 poetry verses, 9 definitions

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