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globalize

[ gloh-buh-lahyz ]
/ ˈgloʊ bəˌlaɪz /
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verb (used with object), glob·al·ized, glob·al·iz·ing.

to extend to other or all parts of the globe; make worldwide: efforts to globalize the auto industry.

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Also especially British, glob·al·ise .

Origin of globalize

First recorded in 1940–45; global + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM globalize

glob·al·i·za·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for globalize

globalize

globalise

/ (ˈɡləʊbəˌlaɪz) /

verb

(tr) to put into effect or spread worldwide
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