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local

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in regional

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local

noun

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1 a local unit of an organization
  • the truck drivers are members of Local 349 of the Teamsters' Union

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2 a usually longtime resident of a locality
  • few locals seem to patronize the city's touristy restaurants, leaving them to diners who prefer atmosphere over food

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The first known use of local was in the 15th century

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“Local.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/local. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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