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global relocationnoun

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[U] the ​process of ​moving a ​business or some of its ​activities to another ​part of the ​world where the ​work can be done more ​cheaply: E-commerce ​technologies have ​enabled the ​globalrelocation of ​knowledgeactivities such as R&D, ​softwaredevelopment and ​callcenters.
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[C or U] a ​situation in which an ​employeemoves to another country to do their ​job: A ​globalrelocation can be ​stressful for all ​members of a family, especially if they need to learn a new ​language.
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