locale

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French local (adj), nominal use of the adjective.

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Noun[edit]

locale ‎(plural locales)

  1. The place where something happens.
    Being near running water and good shade, the explorers decided it was a good locale for setting up camp.
  2. (computing) The set of settings related to the language and region in which a computer program executes. Examples are language, paper format, currency and time formats, character encoding etc.
  3. (mathematics) A partially ordered set with the following additional axiomatic properties: any finite subset of it has a meet, any arbitrary subset of it has a join, and distributivity, which states that a binary meet distributes with respect to an arbitrary join.

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French[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

locale

  1. feminine singular of local

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

locale m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural locali)

  1. local

Noun[edit]

locale m ‎(plural locali)

  1. room

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

locāle

  1. nominative neuter singular of locālis
  2. accusative neuter singular of locālis
  3. vocative neuter singular of locālis

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