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local

 [lo´k'l]
restricted to or pertaining to one spot or part; not general.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

lo·cal

(lō'kăl),
Having reference or confined to a limited part; not general or systemic.
[L. localis, fr. locus, place]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

local

adjective In the area of a lesion; confined to a specific area noun Regionally popular for a local anesthetic, as in, 'under local'
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

lo·cal

(lō'kăl)
Having reference or confined to a limited part; not general or systemic.
[L. localis, fr. locus, place]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

lo·cal

(lō'kăl)
Having reference or confined to a limited part; not general or systemic.
[L. localis, fr. locus, place]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

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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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