globesity


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globesity

(ˌɡləʊˈbiːsɪtɪ)
n
informal obesity seen as a worldwide social problem
[C21: a blend of global + obesity]
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A esta epidemia global, que va en constante aumento, se le ha denominado globesity (Wadden, Brownell, & Foster, 2002).
NBT: Death and taxes: globesity is still on the increase and showing no signs of abatement.
She is best known for launching metrosexual mania in 2003, but she also created several other buzzes, including: It's America Online, globesity, and millennium blue.
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