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the place where a person or thing is located

a particular portion of space chosen for something

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the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)

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the specific site of a particular gene on its chromosome

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the set of all points or lines that satisfy or are determined by specific conditions

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RideShare Displays Inc CEO Steve Rose said, 'We are incredibly excited about the potential of LOCUS and finally putting an end to passengers getting into a wrong car, or getting duped by bogus or predatory drivers.
The report said that the new cashfor Locus followeda$15 million injectioninJuly for 6 River Systems, a robotics company founded by ex-Kiva executives.
The mean locus of control score for the Northern Ireland population was 16.
Locus Biosciences is focused on the discovery and development of a next generation CRISPR-Cas platform for precision antimicrobials using an approach that takes advantage of an immune system present in many bacteria called the CRISPR-Cas system.
High-density single nucleotide polymorphisms linkage and quantitative trait locus mapping of the pearl oyster, Pinctada fucata martensii Dunker.
It was concluded that Emotional Intelligence (EI) and health locus of control (IHLOC, and DHLOC) have positive direction of relationship, both skills leads to positive adaptation and greater coping strengths.
The geographic clustering pattern of specimens from the same country at 1 locus does not conform to patterns at other loci, probably because of the occurrence of genetic recombination among parasites in a particular area.
On the other hand an external locus of control means one has no control over achievements.
Las secuencias espaciadoras contenidas en el locus repetido directo se detectaron por hibridacion en membranas comerciales o preparadas en el laboratorio (5).
Locus Energy is a solar monitoring and data analytics platform provider for the solar photovoltaic market spanning the residential, commercial, and utility sectors, with over 75,000 systems deployed across North America.
Four years ago we began administering this locus of control quiz to our freshmen to start building a baseline of understanding of our students," Goecker says.
There are two such places, which geneticists call the "B" locus and the "E" locus.
The frequency can vary with a number of factors, but the general answer is: rare, but frequently enough such that a population will display a range of STR repeat numbers at a given locus.
In research about deviance, locus of control has been identified as an important indicator.