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local

adjective adjacent, adjoining, civic, close, divisional, domestic, limited, localized, municipal, near, nearby, neighborhood, provincial, regional, sectional, surrounding, territorial
Associated concepts: local act, local action, local agent, local application, local assessment, local authorities, local bill, local concern, local improvement, local law, local rules
See also: chapter, domestic, native, organ, provincial, regional

LOCAL. Pertaining to a place; something annexed to the freehold or tied to a certain place; as, local courts, or courts whose jurisdiction is limited to a particular place; local allegiance, or allegiance due while you are in a particular place or country; local taxes, or those which are collected for particular districts.

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Locals Online takes content produced by the International union and distributes or "syndicates" it to the local union Web sites through a database system.
By the late 1830s, local planters complained that the three day trip to the county seats of Charlotte to the west and Wadesboro to the east had become burdensome.
As well as confronting concerns relating to the local legal system, foreign creditors have not infrequently been faced with the prospect of having to negotiate with the controlling shareholders of these companies, and these may be individuals who represent influential family interests in the local countries.
An informal 1993 survey the Washington Post of local newscasts on stations in five big cities found the percentage of stories involving crime , sex, disaster, accidents, or public fears running at anywhere from 46 to 74.
As a result, the general fund accounts of all state and local governments cover only about half of the sector's spending, and therefore any reading of the fiscal position of a government based solely on its general fund budget is incomplete.
BellSouth/AT&T has had the ability to enter this business for 10 years through the existing local application process and have chosen not to, and now they want a shortcut.
We believe go2 is the first mobile, local search and content company in the U.
Municipalities should be free, for example, to operate their own local banks, credit unions, insurance companies, and retail food outlets, among other traditional private enterprise roles.
I truly believe that gay and lesbian travelers tend to be more aware of local sensitivities, since we have been so insensitively treated by our larger culture as a whole.
Under the circumstances where a report for a building was filed late during the last cycle of Local Law 11/98 (alter February 21, 2002) the 6th Cycle Report must still be filed prior to February 21, 2007.
Call on local dental offices and speak to the clinical assistants and practice management assistants, let them know this organization will exist for them.