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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]
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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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Locals have posted job openings and online forms that enable members to sign up to volunteer for political action work.
Claiming they had "been fairly deluged with resolutions, telegrams, and letters from the Local Unions affiliated with our International Union, affirming and reaffirming their faith and confidence in our General President, George Scalise," the Board refused to accept his resignation.
* A 1995 study of the local news in 50 major markets by the Rocky Mountain Media Watch found that crime and disaster news make up about 53 percent of the news on local newscasts -- the grislier the crime, the better.
Local pubs and businesses like fish and chip shops rely on the support of their local community to thrive and stay open.
Minister Roxon also announced the final boundaries and catchments for all Medicare Locals, other than those in Victoria, following a reassessment to ensure local responsiveness.
Sometimes the government persuaded bandits to join army or local police units.
These scattered state and local efforts have even started to catch the attention of conservative lawmakers in Washington.
Peter Marks is the Local Food Campaign Coordinator for the Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project.
I compared this whole experience to another I once had in the Caribbean at an "all-inclusive" chain resort where large walls had been constructed to keep the locals out.
Kitsch is now involved in a pivotal case in Naples, Florida, where in 2001 the local airport successfully used the ANCA procedures to ban the loud Stage I and II planes that are lighter than the law's weight limit.
These are our local monthly meetings, the students' themed recitals and events, the annual Music Rally and the annual Honors Recital.
"I don't know what political affect it might have on Gus [Bevona, the Local 32B-32J's president], but from a bargaining standpoint for us, I don't see any change.