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localite

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a usually longtime resident of a locality
  • visitors to the Florida Keys soon learn that "conch" is a term for a localite as well as a mollusk

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The first known use of localite was in 1951

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“Localite.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/localite. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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