Translation of "local" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈləʊ.kəl/ us /ˈloʊ.kəl/

B1 from, existing in, serving, or responsible for a small area, especially of a country

a local accent 當地口音
local issues 當地的問題
a local newspaper/radio station 本地報紙/電台
Most of the local population depend on fishing for their income. 當地人大多靠捕魚爲生。
Our children all go to the local school. 我們的孩子都在當地的學校上學。
Many local shops will be forced to close if the new supermarket is built. 如果興建這個新的超級市場,那麽許多當地的商店都將被迫關閉。

limited to a particular part of the body

a local anaesthetic 局部麻醉
local swelling 局部腫脹

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localnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈləʊ.kəl/ us /ˈloʊ.kəl/

local noun [ C ] (PERSON)

C2 a person who lives in the particular small area that you are talking about

The café is popular with both locals and visitors. 這家咖啡室很受當地人和遊客的青睞。

local noun [ C ] (PUB)

UK a pub near to where a person lives, especially if they often go there to drink

The George is my local. 喬治酒吧離我家很近。

local noun [ C ] (VEHICLE)

US a train or bus that makes all or most of the stops along its route, allowing passengers to get on or off

the 12.24 local to Poughkeepsie 12點24分到波基普西的慢車

local noun [ C ] (ORGANIZATION)

US a division within a union representing people from a particular area


(Translation of “local” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)