local authority

noun

British and NZ the governing body of a county, district, etcUS equivalent: local government

Nearby words

  1. local anaphylaxis,
  2. local anesthesia,
  3. local anesthetic,
  4. local area network,
  5. local asphyxia,
  6. local color,
  7. local colour,
  8. local death,
  9. local examinations,
  10. local flap

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