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
Origin: [L. localitas: cf. F. localit.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'locality' in Nouns Frequency: #2788
The numerical value of locality in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of locality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It’s one of the top priorities of the provincial government, to ensure provision of clean drinking water in each locality, as access to clean water is a fundamental human right.
The innovative machines will help the government maintain a record of the exact quantity of clean drinking water being dispensed in a day in a specific locality, besides ensuring its quality.
To the best of our knowledge, this system is the first to demonstrate ... that an accurate, locality-specific disease forecasting system can be built using call volume data from a public health hotline.
By listening to his language of his locality the poet begins to learn his craft. It is his function to lift, by use of imagination and the language he hears, the material conditions and appearances of his environment to the sphere of the intelligence where they will have new currency.
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