Translation of "local" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈləʊ.kəl/ US  /ˈloʊ-/

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

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