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English definition of “local”

local

noun [C] (PUB)    /ˈləʊ.kəl/ US  /ˈloʊ-/ UK
a pub near to where a person lives, especially if they often go there to drink: The George is my local.Selling and serving alcoholic drinksPublic entertainment venues
(Definition of local noun (PUB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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