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Overview of noun local

The noun local has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) local

(public transport consisting of a bus or train that stops at all stations or stops; "the local seemed to take forever to get to New York")

2. local anesthetic, local anaesthetic, local, topical anesthetic, topical anaesthetic

(anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body)

Overview of adj local

The adj local has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (47) local

(relating to or applicable to or concerned with the administration of a city or town or district rather than a larger area; "local taxes"; "local authorities")

2. (3) local

(of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood; "local customs"; "local schools"; "the local citizens"; "a local point of view"; "local outbreaks of flu"; "a local bus line")

3. local

(affecting only a restricted part or area of the body; "local anesthesia") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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