The special Internet address, 127.0.0.1, defined by the Internet Protocol. A host can use local the loopback address to send messages to itself.
[loh-kuh-lee] /ˈloʊ kə li/ adverb 1. in a particular place, area, location, etc. 2. with regard to place. 3. in a area; nearby: Not much interest is taken in the chess tournament locally. /ˈləʊkəlɪ/ adverb 1. within a particular area or place adv. mid-15c., from local (adj.) + -ly (2).
noun, Mathematics. 1. a topological space in which each point has a neighborhood that is compact.
noun, Mathematics. 1. a topological space in which each point has a neighborhood that is homeomorphic to an open set in a Euclidean space of specified dimension.
noun, Mathematics. 1. a collection of sets in a topological space in which each point of the space has a neighborhood that intersects a finite number of sets of the collection.