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locale

lo·cale

locale

 
pronunciation:
lo kael
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a place, esp. as the setting of some event; locality.
The couple chose a picturesque locale in the mountains for their wedding.the locale of an archaeological discovery
synonyms:
area, locality, place, site, spot, venue
similar words:
district, quarter, region, scene, section, territory, vicinity, zone
definition 2: the scene or setting, as of a story, play, or film.
synonyms:
location, place, scene, setting
similar words:
atmosphere, backdrop, region
Word Parts
The word locale contains the following part:
loc Latin root that means place