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locus standi

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Pronunciation: /ˌləʊkəs ˈstandʌɪ, ˌlɒkəs ˈstandʌɪ/

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Definition of locus standi in English:

noun (plural loci standi /ˌləʊsʌɪ ˈstandʌɪ, ˌlɒkiː ˈstandiː/)

Law
The right or capacity to bring an action or to appear in a court: a foreign government which has not been recognized by the UK government has no locus standi in the English courts

Origin

Latin, literally 'place of standing'.

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