loci definition by Webster's New World
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loci definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Plural of locus.
Variant of locus
noun pl. loci
- a place
- Genetics the position on a chromosome occupied by a particular gene
- any system of points, lines, etc. which satisfies one or more given conditions
- a line, plane, etc. every point of which satisfies a given condition and which contains no point that does not satisfy this condition
Origin: L: see local