What does locality mean?

Definitions for localityloʊˈkæl ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vicinity, locality, neighborhood, neighbourhood, neck of the woods(noun)

    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"


  1. locality(Noun)

    The fact or quality of having a position in space.

  2. locality(Noun)

    The features or surroundings of a particular place.

  3. locality(Noun)

    The situation or position of an object.

  4. locality(Noun)

    An area or district considered as the site of certain activities; a neighbourhood.

  5. Origin: From Latin localitas.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Locality(noun)

    the state, or condition, of belonging to a definite place, or of being contained within definite limits

  2. Locality(noun)

    position; situation; a place; a spot; esp., a geographical place or situation, as of a mineral or plant

  3. Locality(noun)

    limitation to a county, district, or place; as, locality of trial

  4. Locality(noun)

    the perceptive faculty concerned with the ability to remember the relative positions of places

  5. Origin: [L. localitas: cf. F. localit.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'locality' in Nouns Frequency: #2788


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of locality in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of locality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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