局部 本地 區域
Lo·cal·i·ty n.; pl. Localitiees
1. The state, or condition, of belonging to a definite place, or of being contained within definite limits.
It is thought that the soul and angels are devoid of quantity
and dimension, and that they have nothing to do with grosser locality. --Glanvill.
2. Position; situation; a place; a spot; esp., a geographical place or situation, as of a mineral or plant.
3. Limitation to a county, district, or place; as, locality of trial.
4. Phren. The perceptive faculty concerned with the ability to remember the relative positions of places.
n : a surrounding or nearby region; "the plane crashed in the
vicinity of Asheville"; "it is a rugged locality"; "he
always blames someone else in the immediate
neighborhood"; "I will drop in on you the next time I am
in this neck of the woods" [syn: vicinity, neighborhood,
neighbourhood, neck of the woods]