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global village

The world considered as a single community in which telecommunications link the inhabitants together.

global village

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the whole world considered as being closely connected by modern telecommunications and as being interdependent economically, socially, and politically
[C20: coined by Marshall McLuhan]

glob′al vil′lage

the world, esp. considered as the home of all nations and peoples living interdependently.
globální vesnice
svetová dedina
evren köy


(gləub) noun
1. (usually with the) the Earth. I've travelled to all parts of the globe.
2. a ball with a map of the Earth on it.
3. an object shaped like a globe. The chemicals were crushed in a large metal globe.
ˈglobal adjective
affecting the whole world. War is now a global problem.
global village noun
the world thought of as a small place, because modern communication allow fast and efficient contact even to its remote parts.
ˈglobally adverb
globular (ˈglobjulə) adjective
shaped like a globe.
ˈglobe-trotter noun
a person who goes sight-seeing all over the world.
ˈglobe-trotting noun
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Image Credit: Courtesy: Global Village Staff Report
With these shows, the Global Village guests get a total galore of entertainment in one pavilion.
In an update published on the official Global Village website, officials said an investigation into the cause of the accident was continuing.
The Dubai Global Village was shut down on Sunday after bad weather led to the partial collapse of the Indian pavilion at the entertainment destination killing a woman and injuring 13 others on Saturday.
The dedication of the Mexico house marks another milestone for the Global Village & Discovery Center," said Michelle Dalva, director of the center.
Global Village is hosting an extreme performance called the FMX show that features adrenaline junkies on ATVs (all-terrain vehicles) and dirt bikes launch themselves off of a 10-metre-high ramp and perform mid-air tricks at a height of 22 metres.
Global Village, a member of Tatweer and the region's entertainment, shopping, and cultural attraction located in Dubailand, has will host an exciting array of festivities to mark the 38th UAE National Day on Wednesday, December 2.
Our dates for the 19th edition of Global Village allow us to run more closely to the peak tourist season in Dubai and will ensure our visitors can benefit from the cooler weather.
This year, the pavilion is full of great shopping finds that Global Village visitors will simply adore.
Rockbridge Global Village today announced that RGV Satellite, a satellite high-speed Internet access solution is available to home and business subscribers in all of southwest Virginia including the counties of Augusta, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham and Salem.
Khaleej Times did it again by winning two prestigious categories at the Annual Media Awards Tuesday night at Global Village, Dubai's leading family entertainment and cultural destination.
Dubai: Reaching Global Village this season for those who don't have private vehicles won't be as costly a as the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Saturday said it will launch two new dedicated bus routes to the park when it opens on October 5.

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