(in early Methodism) a layperson appointed to supervise the congregation and conduct services between visits of a circuit rider.
(in the southern U.S.) a lay preacher.
- Local reaction
local reaction n. See focal reaction.
[loh-kuh l] /ˈloʊ kəl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or characterized by place or position in space; spatial. 2. pertaining to, characteristic of, or restricted to a particular place or particular places: a local custom. 3. pertaining to a city, town, or small district rather than an entire state or country: local transportation. 4. stopping at […]
- Local shared resources
operating system (LSR) A way of controlling VSAM buffers in OS/390. (2002-02-17)
- Local sign
noun 1. (physiol) the information from a receptor in the eye or the skin signifying respectively a direction in space or a given point on the body