Definition of local

Definition of local
  1. local Adjective From or in a nearby location.
  2. local Adjective Having limited scope (either lexical or dynamic); only being accessible within a certain portion of a program.
  3. local Adjective Applying to each point in a space rather than the space as a whole.
  4. local Adjective Of or pertaining to a restricted part of an organism.
  5. local Adjective Descended from an indigenous population.
  6. local Noun A person who lives nearby.
  7. local Noun A branch of a an nationwide organization such as a trade union.
  8. local Noun A train that stops at all, or almost all, stations between its origin and destination, including very small ones.
  9. local Noun One's nearest or regularly frequented public house or bar.
  10. local Noun A locally scoped identifier.
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