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Middle English from Old French from Late Latin locālis from Latin locus place
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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The decision produced a local uproar.
The local police think it's tied into the kidnapping he 'solved'.
My grandfather had a local Carnegie Library.
Sure. He was like those guys in the musicals—loveable rogues who roll into town and catch the eye of the local star-struck gal and sweep them off their feet.
He's a rescue from a local rancher.
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