locus standi

locus stan·​di | \ -ˈstandē, -nˌdī \
plural loci standi

Definition of locus standi

: a right to appear in a court or before any body on a given question : a right to be heard

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History and Etymology for locus standi

Latin, literally, place to stand

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“Locus standi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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