localitis

noun
lo·​cal·​itis
plural -es

Definition of localitis

: undue concern (as on the part of a military commander) with a particular area or the problems of a particular situation resulting in failure to visualize adequately the whole of which it is a part

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“Localitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/localitis. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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