locus of control n.
A theoretical construct designed to assess a person’s perceived control over his or her own behavior. The classification internal locus indicates that the person feels in control of events; external locus indicates that others are perceived to have that control.
[loh-koo s see-geel-lee; English loh-kuh s si-jil-ahy] /ˈloʊ kʊs siˈgil li; English ˈloʊ kəs sɪˈdʒɪl aɪ/ noun, plural loci sigilli [loh-kee see-geel-lee; English loh-sahy si-jil-ahy, loh-kahy] /ˈloʊ ki siˈgil li; English ˈloʊ saɪ sɪˈdʒɪl aɪ, ˈloʊ kaɪ/ (Show IPA). Latin. 1. See (def 3). /sɪˈdʒɪlaɪ/ noun (pl) loci sigilli 1. the place to which the […]
- Locus standi
/ˈstændaɪ/ noun 1. (law) the right of a party to appear and be heard before a court
[loh-kuh st] /ˈloʊ kəst/ noun 1. Also called acridid, short-horned grasshopper. any of several grasshoppers of the family Acrididae, having short antennae and commonly migrating in swarms that strip the vegetation from large areas. 2. any of various cicadas, as the . 3. any of several North American trees belonging to the genus Robinia, of […]
noun 1. . 2. a seed of a pod.