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lex loci

[leks loh-sahy, -kee, -kahy] /lɛks ˈloʊ saɪ, -ki, -kaɪ/
noun, Law.
1.
the law of a place.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Latin lēx locī
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  • Plaintiffs argue, however, that the rule of lex loci applies to their tort action.
British Dictionary definitions for lex loci

lex loci

/ˈləʊsaɪ; -kiː/
noun
1.
the law of the place
Word Origin
from Latin
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