British variant of globalization

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  • globalisation — [ glɔbalizasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1968; de globaliser 1 ♦ Action de globaliser; son résultat. 2 ♦ (de l angl. globalization) Anglic. Mondialisation. « Faut il craindre que la globalisation et l ouverture des économies suscitent l aggravation des… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • globalisation — British English spelling of GLOBALIZATION (Cf. globalization); for spelling, see IZE (Cf. ize) …   Etymology dictionary

  • globalisation — (Brit.) n. becoming universal, making worldwide (also globalization) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Globalisation — Mondialisation Le terme « mondialisation » désigne l expansion et l harmonisation des liens d interdépendance entre les nations, les activités humaines et les systèmes politiques à l échelle du monde. Ce phénomène touche les personnes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • globalisation —    by Paul Hegarty   In the story by Jorge Luis Borges, mapmakers make a map so perfect it covers the whole territory, but it is not solid, and it falls apart, with scraps floating around in the winds. Baudrillard reverses the story, somewhat… …   The Baudrillard dictionary

  • globalisation — /ˌgloʊbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say .glohbuhluy zayshuhn) noun 1. the process of becoming international in scope, application or influence: the globalisation of the mining industry; the globalisation of the English language. 2. the perceived development of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • globalisation — The tendency of world investment and business to move from national and domestic markets to a worldwide environment. London Stock Exchange Glossary * * * globalisation UK US /ˌɡləʊbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ US  /ˌɡləʊbəlɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun [U] UK COMMERCE,… …   Financial and business terms

  • globalisation —    An umbrella term describing the way in which the constraints of geography are receding, so that cultural, economic, environmental and political issues are no longer decided within national boundaries but have become matters of global concern.… …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • Globalisation — globalizacija statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Intensyvėjantis prekių, kapitalo, žmonių, informacijos ir technologijų judėjimas tarp pasaulio valstybių, darantis poveikį įvairioms gyvenimo sritims. atitikmenys: angl.… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • globalisation — globalizacija statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Didžiųjų monopolių ir kai kurių šalių tarptautinės politikos aspektas, kai pasauliniu mastu stengiamasi įgyvendinti naujausius ekonomikos, švietimo, kultūros laimėjimus siekiant palengvinti ir… …   Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • globalisation — /ˌgləυbəlaɪ zeɪʃ(ə)n/, globalization noun the process of making something international or worldwide, especially the process of expanding business interests, operations and strategies to countries all over the world (NOTE: Globalisation is due to …   Marketing dictionary in english

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