What does local authority mean?

Definitions for local authority

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word local authority.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. local authority(noun)

    an administrative unit of local government


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of local authority in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of local authority in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Kirk:

    The FAA has taken the position that any regs that deal with air safety reside solely with the FAA, the trouble is going to be whenever someone comes after a drone operator and we’re moving into privacy and trespass, areas that are more traditionally in the realm of state and local authority.

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