- the world, especially considered as the home of all nations and peoples living interdependently.
Origin of global village
term introduced by the book War and Peace in the Global Village (1968) by Marshall McLuhan and Quentin Fiore
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- the whole world considered as being closely connected by modern telecommunications and as being interdependent economically, socially, and politically
Word Origin for global village
C20: coined by Marshall McLuhan
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