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noun [countable]     local pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [usually plural] someone who lives in a particular place, rather than a visitor to that place

    The locals are very welcoming.

  2. 2
    British informal a pub that is near your home, especially one that you go to regularly

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a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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