Definition of locality
1 : the fact or condition of having a location in space or time
2 : a particular place, situation, or location
Examples of locality in a sentence
The plant has only been found in one locality.
a locality with high housing prices
First Known Use of locality
LOCALITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of locality for English Language Learners
: a particular place or area
LOCALITY Defined for Kids
Definition of locality for Students
: a place and its surroundings
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