Definition of Locus. Meaning of Locus. Synonyms of Locus

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Definition of Locus

Locus
Locus Lo"cus, n.; pl. Loci, & Loca. [L., place. Cf. Allow, Couch, Lieu, Local.] 1. A place; a locality. 2. (Math.) The line traced by a point which varies its position according to some determinate law; the surface described by a point or line that moves according to a given law. Plane locus, a locus that is a straight line, or a circle. Solid locus, a locus that is one of the conic sections.

Meaning of Locus from wikipedia

- Front Locus (magazine), science fiction and fantasy magazine Locus Award, presented to the winners of Locus magazine's annual readers' poll Locus (video...
- Locus of control is the degree to which people believe that they, as opposed to external forces (beyond their influence), have control over the outcome...
- In genetics, a locus (plural loci) is a specific, fixed position on a chromosome where a particular gene or genetic marker is located. Each chromosome...
- In geometry, a locus (plural: loci) (Latin word for "place", "location") is a set of all points (commonly, a line, a line segment, a curve or a surface)...
- The locus coeruleus (\-si-ˈrü-lē-əs\, also spelled locus caeruleus or locus ceruleus) is a nucleus in the pons of the brainstem involved with physiological...
- In control theory and stability theory, root locus analysis is a graphical method for examining how the roots of a system change with variation of a certain...
- Locus: The Magazine of The Science Fiction & Fantasy Field, is an American magazine published monthly in Oakland, California. It is the news organ and...
- Locus amoenus (Latin for "pleasant place") is a literary topos involving an idealized place of safety or comfort. A locus amoenus is usually a beautiful...
- Asimov Locus Award for Best Fanzine (1971-1977) 1971: Locus 1972: Locus 1973: Locus 1974: Locus 1975: Outworlds 1976: Locus 1977: Locus Locus Award for...
- Play media In medicine, public health, and biology, transmission is the p****ing of a pathogen causing communicable disease from an infected host individual...
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