"local" in the noun sense
public transport consisting of a bus or train that stops at all stations or stops
"the local seemed to take forever to get to New York"
2. local anesthetic, local anaesthetic, local, topical anesthetic, topical anaesthetic
anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
"local" in the adjective sense
relating to or applicable to or concerned with the administration of a city or town or district rather than a larger area
of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood
"the local citizens"
"a local point of view"
"local outbreaks of flu"
"a local bus line"
affecting only a restricted part or area of the body
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