localized


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lo·cal·ized

 (lō′kə-līzd′)
adj.
1. Restricted to a particular place.
2. Medicine Restricted or limited to a specific body part or region: localized pain and numbness.

localized

(ˈləʊkəˌlaɪzd) or

localised

adj
occurring or concentrating in a particular place; restricted or limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.localized - confined or restricted to a particular location; "the localized infection formed a definite abscess"
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
local - affecting only a restricted part or area of the body; "local anesthesia"
2.localized - made local or oriented locally; "a decentralized and localized political authority"
decentralised, decentralized - withdrawn from a center or place of concentration; especially having power or function dispersed from a central to local authorities; "a decentralized school administration"

localized

adjective contained, limited, restricted, confined localized breast cancer

localized

adjective
Confined to a particular location or site:
Translations

localized

[ˈləʊkəlaɪzd] ADJlocalizado, local

localized

[ˈləʊkəlaɪzd] localised (British) adjlocalisé(e)

localized

adj localizado
References in classic literature ?
One-eighth of the whole population were colored slaves, not distributed generally over the Union, but localized in the Southern part of it.
I think it will be found that the essential characteristic of introspective data, in the sense which now concerns us, has to do with LOCALIZATION: either they are not localized at all, or they are localized, like visual images, in a place already physically occupied by something which would be inconsistent with them if they were regarded as part of the physical world.
After the construction of the shelter the activities of the three became localized.
It is a strange state of mind; it is like those silences in worship which are not the empty moments of devotion, but the full moments, and which are so because at such times the soul, instead of being polarized, dispersed, localized, in a single impression or thought, feels her own totality and is conscious of herself.
Almost everybody in the neighbourhood had "troubles," frankly localized and specified; but only the chosen had "complications.
European data share prevalence of large localized and systemic reactions to Hymenoptera stings in the general population as 20% and 1–5%, respectively.
Amyloidosis may be classified as localized with involvement of 1 organ or systemic with involvement of multiple sites according to the distribution of amyloid deposits.
The localized communities of working-class neighborhoods had been born in the late nineteenth century, and community life remained a central feature of these neighborhoods into the interwar period.
Henes recommends the product be internationalized in the very beginning design phases so that it can be easily localized.
LinspireItaliano is the third localized Linux package from San Diego, California-based Lindows, following its Spanish and Japanese versions, and is available now from Lindows' Italian Linux solution partner Questar Srl.
Localized pockets of contamination were not identified when analyzing the whole board using standard extraction techniques.
Tests of localized adherence, autoaggregation, and attaching and effacing were performed as described (6,7).

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