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local

 [lo´k'l]
restricted to or pertaining to one spot or part; not general.

lo·cal

(lō'kăl),
Having reference or confined to a limited part; not general or systemic.
[L. localis, fr. locus, place]

local

/lo·cal/ (lo´k'l) restricted to or pertaining to one spot or part; not general.

local

Etymology: L, locus, place
1 adj, pertaining to a small circumscribed area of the body.
2 adj, pertaining to a treatment or drug applied locally.
3 n,
Usage notes: (informal)
a local anesthetic.

local

adjective In the area of a lesion; confined to a specific area noun Regionally popular for a local anesthetic, as in, 'under local'

lo·cal

(lō'kăl)
Having reference or confined to a limited part; not general or systemic.
[L. localis, fr. locus, place]

lo·cal

(lō'kăl)
Having reference or confined to a limited part; not general or systemic.
[L. localis, fr. locus, place]

local

restricted to or pertaining to one spot or part; not general.

local acupuncture points
points which can be found only when a localized pathological process develops. Called also trigger points.
local government
government at substate level, i.e. at shire, municipality, city or county level. The ordinances of local government are the ones that are most constraining in terms of running a traditional urban veterinary practice.
local infection fever
fever associated with local infection such as abscess, empyema, cellulitis.

Patient discussion about local

Q. where would i 'll be able to find a meeting of A.A? what is their web site? local department???

A. HELLO CRYSTA, here are some web sits--(IN THE ROOMS.COM)---AA ONLINE CHAT.COM----good luck--mrfoot56

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With Locals Online, the local's staff can share the work.
Locals Online takes content produced by the International union and distributes or "syndicates" it to the local union Web sites through a database system.
Locals Online provides interactive Internet tools designed to help locals use Web sites to reach out for public support to win living wages, health care, and the public resources to provide quality services.
In a 1991 book examining the local news, Making Local News, Phyllis Kaniss found, among other things, that local TV news reporters are more likely to accept their sources' viewpoints than are print reporters.
As a critic once put it: The worst scandal the local news could ever uncover is itself.
By contrast, the local news arose because there was money to be made; the notion of what could possibly fill these hours came later, and in many cases the shows were run by television people with no use for traditional, pavement-pounding journalism.
For the first time in 30 years, local governments will have local, stable and predictable revenues that they can count on when building their budgets each year.
The passage of SCA 9 represents a milestone for California's local governments.
The Executive Director of Local 850 is Scott Roth, formerly ADG's Executive Director.
Offices for the new local will be at 11969 Ventura Boulevard, in the Studio City office building that separately housed both unions prior to the merger.
Members include the industry's international, national and local sales forces, certified marketing representatives (CMRs) and associate members, a group of industry stakeholders that include Yellow Pages advertisers, vendors and suppliers.
Members also include the industry's international, national and local sales forces, certified marketing representatives (CMRs) and associate members, a group of industry stakeholders that include Yellow Pages advertisers, vendors and suppliers.