situs
si·tus /'sī-təs, 'sē-, -ˌtu̇s/ n [Latin, position, site, from sinere to leave in place, allow]: a location that is or is held to be the site of something (as property or a crime or tort) and that commonly determines jurisdiction over it
the situs of a conspiracy

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

situs
I noun locale, locality, location, locus, place, placement, point, position, site, situation associated concepts: situs of a crime II index circuit, site III index locality, situated, situation

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


situs
n.
(Latin) Site, position; the location of a thing; the location of property for tax purposes; the place where a crime or other action takes place.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


situs
Latin for location. Used to refer to the site of a crime or accident or where a building stands.
Category: Accidents & Injuries
Category: Criminal Law
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


situs
(Latin: Situation; location.)
The place where a particular event occurs.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


situs
[Latin, Situation; location.] The place where a particular event occurs.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

situs
n.
   Latin for "location," be it where the crime or accident took place or where the building stands.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • SITUS — VІSCERUM INVERSUS (situs trans versus, s. rarior, heterotaxia), извращенное положение внутренностей, такое нарушение общего плана развития, при к ром внутренности индивидуума располагаются не на обычном их месте, а на противоположной стороне тела …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • Situs — der Bauchorgane in einer anatomischen Zeichnung Als Situs (lat. Lage) bezeichnet man in der Anatomie die Lageverhältnisse der (in der Regel inneren) Organe zueinander. Im chirurgischen Sprachgebrauch wird das eröffnete Operationsgebiet so genannt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • situs — m. anat. Posición o sitio. Medical Dictionary. 2011. situs Posición o localización …   Diccionario médico

  • Situs — Si tus, n. [L., situation.] (Bot.) The method in which the parts of a plant are arranged; also, the position of the parts. Henslow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Situs — (lat.), die Lage …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • SITUS — in conviviis olim usitatus varius fuit, de quo passim supra. Vide inprimis ubi quaedam diximus de ritu Accumbendi et Sedendi. In Scholis et Academiis discentium docentiumque, quis fuerit, vide ubi de Lecticula lucubratoria. In Ecclesia, voce… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • situs — Latin, “situation, position.” …   Etymology dictionary

  • SITUS — VІSCEItUM INVERSUS противления току крови, неровностью стенок сосудов и т. д. Прямой зависимости однако между силой шума и тяжестью поражения в ■большинстве случаев не имеется, напр. как при небольших, так и при резко выраженных сужениях… …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • situs — sȋtus m DEFINICIJA mjesto na kojem se što nalazi u odnosu na što drugo; smještaj u prostoru; položaj SINTAGMA in situ (izg. in sȋtu) koji je tu, koji se tu nalazi na svome mjestu [arheološki nalaz in situ] …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • situs — [sīt′əs] n. [L: see SITE] position or location; esp., the normal position, as of an organ of the body or a plant part …   English World dictionary

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