Definitions for localityloʊˈkæl ɪ ti
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word locality
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
lo•cal•i•tyloʊˈkæl ɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.
a specific place or area; location:
They moved to another locality.
the state or fact of having a location:
the locality that every material object must have.
Origin of locality:
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"
The fact or quality of having a position in space.
The features or surroundings of a particular place.
The situation or position of an object.
An area or district considered as the site of certain activities; a neighbourhood.
Origin: From Latin localitas.
the state, or condition, of belonging to a definite place, or of being contained within definite limits
position; situation; a place; a spot; esp., a geographical place or situation, as of a mineral or plant
limitation to a county, district, or place; as, locality of trial
the perceptive faculty concerned with the ability to remember the relative positions of places
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'locality' in Nouns Frequency: #2788
Translations for locality
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
Public transport is a problem in this locality.
- localidadePortuguese (BR)
- område; stedDanish
- שְׁכוּנָה, סְבִיבָהHebrew
- hely(ség), térségHungarian
- vietovė, rajonasLithuanian
- vieta; apvidus; apkārtne; apkaimeLatvian
- plaats, streekDutch
- sted, lokalitetNorwegian
- localitate, zonăRomanian
- ställe, trakt, ortSwedish
- 地區Chinese (Trad.)
- місцевість; районUkrainian
- tính địa phươngVietnamese
- 地区Chinese (Simp.)
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