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locality

noun address, area, bearings, demesne, district, domain, environment, environs, habitat, locale, locus, neighborhood, pale, place, position, province, purlieus, quarter, region, scene, seat, section, sector, site, situation, situs, spot, station, surroundings, terrain, venue, vicinage, vicinity, whereabouts, zone
See also: community, district, domicile, environment, home, location, region, scene, seat, section, site, situs, venue, vicinity

LOCALITY, Scotch law. This name is given to a life rent created in marriage contracts in favor of the wife, instead of leaving her to her legal life rent of terce. 1 Bell's Com. 55. See Jointure.