British variant of globalize

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  • globalise — UK US /ˈɡləʊbəlaɪz/ verb [I or T] UK COMMERCE, ECONOMICS ► GLOBALIZE(Cf. ↑globalize) …   Financial and business terms

  • globalise — [c]/ˈgloʊbəlaɪz/ (say glohbuhluyz) verb (globalised, globalising) –verb (t) 1. to cause to become international in scope, application or influence: the company plans to globalise its operations. –verb (i) 2. to become international in scope,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • globalise — global ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the whole world; worldwide. 2) relating to or embracing the whole of something, or of a group of things. 3) Computing operating or applying through the whole of a file or program. DERIVATIVES globalist noun… …   English terms dictionary

  • globalise — glob|al|ise [ gloubə,laız ] a British spelling of globalize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • globalise — UK [ˈɡləʊbəlaɪz] / US [ˈɡloʊbəˌlaɪz] a British spelling of globalize …   English dictionary

  • globalise — verb make world wide in scope or application Markets are being increasingly globalized • Syn: ↑globalize • Derivationally related forms: ↑globalisation, ↑globalization (for: ↑globalize) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • globalize — glo‧bal‧ize [ˈgləʊbəlaɪz ǁ ˈgloʊ ] also globalise verb [intransitive, transitive] COMMERCE if a company, industry, or economy globalizes or is globalized, it no longer depends on conditions in one country, but on conditions all over the world: •… …   Financial and business terms

  • European Social Forum — The European Social Forum (ESF) is an annual conference held by members of the alter globalization movement (also known as the Global Justice Movement). It aims to allow social movements, trade unions, NGOs, refugees, peace and anti imperial… …   Wikipedia

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