Definition of Localist

1. Adjective. Interested in, or concentrating on local events or matters; parochial or provincial ¹



2. Noun. A person with such an attitude or interest ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Localist

1. one who is strongly concerned with the matters of a locality [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Localist

localisation principle
localisations
localise
localised
localised cancer
localised nodular tenosynovitis
localised osteitis fibrosa
localised pemphigoid of Brunsting-Perry
localised peritonitis
localised scleroderma
localised small bowel disease
localises
localising
localism
localisms
localist (current term)
localists
localite
localites
localities
locality
localizability
localizable
localization
localization agnosia
localization of function
localization principle
localization related epilepsy
localizations
localize

Literary usage of Localist

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Developments in School Finance edited by William J. Fowler, William J. Fowler, Jr. (1998)
"The latter emerges from those who value localist rather than state-centered approaches to school financing—even if the localist approach generates ..."

2. Developments in School Finance edited by William J. Fowler, William J. Fowler, Jr. (1998)
"The latter emerges from those who value localist rather than state-centered approaches to school financing—even if the localist approach generates ..."

3. Making Markets: Economic Transformation in Eastern Europe and the Post by Shafiqul Islam, Michael Mandelbaum (1993)
"localist inclinations exacerbated supply crises as republics and regions tried to ... If the localist efforts of cities, oblasts, and republics undercut the ..."

4. The Science and Art of Midwifery by William Thompson Lusk (1896)
"The localist theory, that puerperal fever is a metritis, a peritonitis, a phlebitis, ... But the localist theory leaves out of view the existence of ..."

5. A System of Practical Medicine by William Pepper, Louis Starr (1885)
"The localist theory, that puerperal fever is a metritis, a peritonitis, a phlebitis, ... But the localist theory leaves out of view the existence of blood- ..."

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