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English definition of “global”

global

adjective (WORLD)    /ˈɡləʊ.bəl/ US  /ˈɡloʊ-/
B2 relating to the whole world: a global catastrophe/problemThe Earth and outer space - general words globally     /-i/ adverb B2 The company has to be able to compete globally (= across the whole world). We need to look at this issue globally (= to look at all parts of it).The Earth and outer space - general wordsComplete and wholeVery and extreme
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