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worldwide

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[wurld-wahyd] /ˈwɜrldˈwaɪd/
adjective
1.
extending or spread throughout the world.
Origin of worldwide
1625-1635
First recorded in 1625-35
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worldwide

/ˈwɜːldˈwaɪd/
adjective
1.
applying or extending throughout the world; universal
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adj.

1630s, from world + wide.

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