the use of a stimulus (in cells), process or other item which is made at the source and then utilized locally, either at the source in another process or 'close' to the source.

LOCALIZATION: "The central nervous system can act as a point of origin for a stimulus, otherwise known as localization."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LOCALIZATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/localization/ (accessed September 17, 2021).