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global

glob·al

global

 
 
pronunciation:
glo bl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having to do with the whole earth.
The pollution of the oceans is a global concern.
 
synonyms:
universal, worldwide
antonyms:
local
definition 2: in the shape of a globe.
derivation: globally (adv.)
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