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 (lō′sī′, -kē, -kī′)
Plural of locus.
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1. (Genetics) the plural of locus
2. (Law) the plural of locus
3. (Mathematics) the plural of locus
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(ˈloʊ saɪ, -ki, -kaɪ)

pl. of locus.
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But it is at least problematical, whether an unjust sentence against a foreigner, where the subject of controversy was wholly relative to the lex loci, would not, if unredressed, be an aggression upon his sovereign, as well as one which violated the stipulations of a treaty or the general law of nations.
I'm a believer in the genius loci. You smile, Friend Watson.
The results of this study depict that short term health education program causes an effect on health locus of control as seen by change in both internal and external loci before and after the intervention.
The value of a Loci digital asset comes from the value of the originating currency or bitcoin and a systemic commitment by GetLoci to support global users of its non-custodial global systems and infrastructure as they mint and burn Loc digital assets.
"While epilepsy affects over 65 million people worldwide, up until this point, we have not had enough success in the identification of loci," Robert Kuzniecky, a co-author and co-lead investigator of the study, said in a statement.
Efficient genotyping resulted in a total of 109 alleles for the 10 polymorphic loci, with the allele size ranging from 126 to 295 bp, and the average number of alleles per locus was 10.9 (Table 1).
Despite the presence of complete orthologous set of x and y-type genes located at the Glu-1 and Glu-2 loci in A, B, and D genomes, no report of hexaploid wheat cultivar with all six possible transcriptionally active genes is available; and only a group of three to five HMW-GS are present at a time due to various gene silencing mechanisms (Wanous et al., 2003).
In forensic DNA typing applications, highly polymorphic loci are usually preferred due to their high power of discrimination.
Altogether, 15 loci were chosen for evaluations (Table; online Technical Appendix Table 1).
This study assayed microsatellite loci which are one class of variable number tandem repeats (VNTR) sequence variation.