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English definition of “global”

global

adjective
 
 
/ˈɡləʊbəl/
including or affecting the whole world: The President argued that technology and his energy plans "will help us to confront the serious challenge of global climate change." a global catastrophe/problem
considering or relating to all parts of a situation or subject: This report gives a global picture of the company's finances.
go global to start operating in countries all over the world: The firm made its bid to go global by taking over a leading American electronics distributor.
globally adverb
(Definition of global from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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