lo·cal col·or • n. 1. the customs, manner of speech, dress, or other typical features of a place or period that contribute to its particular character: reporters in search of local color and gossip. 2. Art the natural color of a thing in ordinary daylight, uninfluenced by the proximity of other colors.
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