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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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Don't be afraid to ask your hotel or tour operator questions like where they acquire their food and materials; whether they train locals for managerial positions and pay them fair wages; if they support local schools, hospitals, or orphanages; if they have truly ecofriendly policies that don't deplete local resources--basically, if they really care about the impact they are making.
As more and more people traverse the globe, plopping down in "exotic" countries with little knowledge of local culture or politics, it's no wonder that the term responsible tourism is gaining credence.
The SEIU Locals Online program helps working families communicate and bridge the information divide by providing every local union with the ability to create an effective Web site that is free and easy to maintain.
So national anchors like Dan Rather hit the road, and the networks began becoming more tabloid themselves an attempt to win back the audience they had lost to the locals.
Late Monday night, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and legislative leaders reached an accord on a $103 billion budget for 2004-05 that includes an agreement between local government and the state to provide California's counties, cities and special districts with the fiscal protection they have long sought.
The local unions involved in the contract negotiations include:
Local tie: Lived in Sherman Oaks/attended UCLA/works at USC
Ideal for those planning to spend the day outdoors, Local Wireless provides access to up-to-the-minute weather updates so golfers will never have to worry about getting caught in the rain.
Leveraging local search opportunities is increasingly important for Internet Yellow Pages and search engines," said Dana Todd, member of the Local Search Guide Advisory Board and president of the Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO), a Local Search Guide partner.
In addition to providing a central resource for vertical directories, we are proposing an industry-wide definition of vertical directories for feedback from industry thought-leaders, including the new Local Search Guide Advisory Board," said Stephanie Hobbs, vice president of marketing communications for the YPA.
The Yellow Pages Association's Local Search Guide is a valuable resource that provides an unbiased overview of the local search marketplace," said Greg Sterling, senior vice president for The Kelsey Group.