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global village

The world considered as a single community in which telecommunications link the inhabitants together.
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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]
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glob′al vil′lage

the world, esp. considered as the home of all nations and peoples living interdependently.
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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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A minor fire erupted and was quickly put out inside Dubai's Global Village on Saturday.
Dubai: More than three million people have visited Global Village in just two months since its opening on October 30 last year breaking all the previous records, according to the organisers.
Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) has signed an exclusive operation agreement with the Global Village whereby the DTC will provide taxi and limo services to visitors commuting from/to the Global Village.
DUBAI: Global Village, Dubai's seasonal tourist attraction, opens to the public on Tuesday, October 30, with newly improved attractions for residents and tourists.
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage, and literature, announced the signing of a memorandum of understating (MoU) with Global Village for the hosting of the ninth edition of the 'Live Our Heritage' 'festival.
ISLAMABAD -- A two-day Pakistan festival and global village will be started at National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) on Saturday.
Gangnam-gu office will conduct a free English education program with 'Sasaro,' a non-profit educational service organization, to improve the English speaking ability of foreigners in Korea The joint program with Sasaro and the Yeoksam Global Village Center, aims to improve multilingual ability and strengthen personal competitiveness of non-English speaking foreigners.
The Guinness World Records title for preparing "The Largest Cup of hot Tea in the World" in the world was achieved on January 25 by chefs from the Emirates Culinary Guild at Global Village.
Global Banking News-November 13, 2017--Noor Bank enters into partnership with Global Village
Dubai theme park Global Village has signed up The Classic Partnership as its creative agency and re-signed BPG Maxus to do its media buying.
Summary: Alpha Data has recently completed work on hosting the E-Commerce portal of Global Village, the region's multicultural festival park, at its 'Alpha Cloud' public cloud service.

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