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English definition of “globalization”

globalization

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌɡləʊbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/
the increase of business around the world, especially by big companies operating in many countriesEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsBusiness and commerce - general words
the process in which things all over the world become more similar: the globalization of fashionBusiness and commerce - general wordsSimilar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
(Definition of globalization from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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