Word forms: localizes
Definitionsregional note: in BRIT, also use localise
1. verb If you localize something, you identify precisely where it is. [V n] ⇒ Examine the painful area carefully in an effort to localize the most tender point. 2. verb
If you localize something, you limit the size of the area that it affects and prevent it from spreading. [be V-ed] ⇒ Few officers thought that a German-Czech war could be localized.
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