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Definition of local noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    local

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈloʊkl//
     
     
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  1. 1 [usually plural] a person who lives in a particular place or district The locals are very friendly. She's beginning to sound like one of the locals.
  2. 2 a branch of a labor union
  3. 3 a bus or train that stops at all places on the route
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: local