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loc. cit.

[lok sit] /ˈlɒk ˈsɪt/
in the place cited.
Origin of loc. cit.
From the Latin word locō citātō Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for loc. cit.

loc. cit.

abbreviation (in textual annotation)
loco citato
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Word Origin and History for loc. cit.

1854, abbreviation of Latin loco citato or locus citatus "in the place cited;" hence, "in the book that has been previously quoted."

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