the time based on the meridian through a specific place, as a city, in contrast to that of the time zone within which the place is located; the time in a specific place as compared to that of another place to the east or west.
the time in a particular region or area expressed with reference to the meridian passing through it
- Local variable
programming A variable with lexical scope, i.e. one which only exists in some particular part of the source code, typically within a block or a function or procedure body. This contrasts with a global variable, which is defined throughout the whole program. Code is easier to understand and modify when the scope of variables is […]
[wind] /wɪnd/ noun 1. one of a number of winds that are influenced predominantly by the topographic features of a relatively small region.
- Local yokel
noun phrase A native or inhabitant of a particular locale, as in She’s only gone out with local yokels, so she’s not used to more sophisticated men. This disparaging rhyming term was first used by troops stationed away from home. [ ; mid-1900s ]
[loh-kahrb] /ˈloʊˈkɑrb/ adjective, Informal. 1. containing few or fewer : a low-carb diet. adjective restricted in carbohydrate (sugar, glucose, amylose) content or intake; also written low-carb Word Origin 1950-55 adjective See lo-carb