- global aphasia,
- global community,
- global dimming,
- global economy,
- global positioning system
Origin of global
Examples from the Web for global
At some point during his busy schedule, Israel found the time to write a book, titled The Global War on Morris.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
We face a lot of problems at this moment in our national and global history.
World peace, religious tolerance, and an end to global poverty, hunger, and disease.
Christmas is unique in that it is a global holiday celebrated all over the world by humanity.
Mark your calendar for the global summit, April 22 to 24 in NYC!
After nearly forty years, the Cold War was still going on, but now the scale had expanded from the global to the interplanetary.What The Left Hand Was Doing|Gordon Randall Garrett
In an age of global reality and many paradigms, the university is in reality less universal and increasingly specialized.
They are also adapted to the dynamics of change and to the global nature of human existence.
The IMF tries to juggle all these goals in the thinning air of the global capital markets.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
The pragmatics of the civilization of illiteracy makes the experience of art part of the global experience.
1670s, "spherical," from globe + -al (1). Meaning "worldwide, universal" is from 1892, from French. Global village first attested 1960, popularized, if not coined, by Canadian educator Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980).
Postliterate man's electronic media contract the world to a village or tribe where everything happens to everyone at the same time: everyone knows about, and therefore participates in, everything that is happening the minute it happens. Television gives this quality of simultaneity to events in the global village. [Carpenter & McLuhan, "Explorations in Communication," 1960]