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Correct spelling:
local
Definition:
Of or pertaining to a particular place, or to a definite region or portion of space; restricted to one place or region; as, a local custom.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
local.
civic
national.
domestic
home.
limited
limited.
municipal
Burghal, towner.
near
by, adjacent, neighborhood, immediate, near, close, hairbreadth, proximate, nearby.
of a community, restricted to immediate area
district, territorial, parish, parochial, geographical, small-town, provincial, narrow, town, limited, confined, neighborhood, civic, legendary, vernacular, sectional, divisional, regional, sectarian, bounded, insular.
parochial
inward-looking, small town.
pert
local.
regional
city, sector, precinct, divisional, area, provincial, dialectal, tract, circuit, district, shire, riding, borough, canton, quarter, colonial, town, national, regional, realm, commonwealth, state, zone, territorial, county, parochial.
sectarian
factional, cliquish, non-conformist.
noun
artifact
local.
department
branch.
labor union
craft union, labor union, industrial union, trades union.
local
district, community, Topical Anaesthetic, localised, localized, Local Anaesthetic, local anesthetic, topical anesthetic, topical.
person deeply rooted in community
character, native, inhabitant, resident.
verb
direct
retail.
Examples of usage:
  1. Hang the local color!" – The Lure of the Dim Trails by by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower
  2. Well, under Socialism all the work of the nation would be managed by the nation- or perhaps I had better say by " the people," for some of the work would be local and some would be national. – Britain for the British by Robert Blatchford
  3. Mind you, I don't blame your papers for bearing down hard on the local news. – Homeburg Memories by George Helgesen Fitch
  4. There would be considerable local traffic as the country opened up, and the through trade in oil from Baku would be a paying one. – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  5. Though his thoughts were always set upon principles and upon the study of great subjects, he delighted in the details of local history and local building. – Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine by Edward A. Freeman Commentator: W. H. Hutton

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