local flap n.
A surgical flap that is transferred to an adjacent area.
noun 1. the administration of the civic affairs of a city, town, or district by its inhabitants rather than by the state or country at large. 2. the governing body of a town or district. noun 1. government of the affairs of counties, towns, etc, by locally elected political bodies 2. the US equivalent of […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. the group of galaxies, at least 25 of which are known, that includes the Milky Way. noun 1. (astronomy) the cluster of galaxies to which our galaxy and the Andromeda Galaxy belong Local Group A group of more than 30 galaxies that includes 2 large spiral galaxies—the Milky Way and Andromeda—as well […]
- Local immunity
local immunity n. Natural or acquired immunity to an infectious agent that is limited to a particular organ or tissue.
programming (l10n) Adapting a product to meet the language, cultural and other requirements of a specific target market “locale”. Localisation includes the translation of the user interface, on-line help and documentation, and ensuring the images and concepts are culturally appropriate and sensitive. There may be subtle cross-cultural considerations, e.g. do the icons make sense in […]