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globesity

[ gloh-bee-si-tee ]
/ gloʊˈbi sɪ ti /
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noun Informal.

obesity as affecting a very large percentage of the global population: the public-health crisis of globesity.

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Origin of globesity

First recorded in 2000–05; glob(al) + (ob)esity
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British Dictionary definitions for globesity

globesity
/ (ˌɡləʊˈbiːsɪtɪ) /

noun

informal obesity seen as a worldwide social problem

Word Origin for globesity

C21: a blend of global + obesity
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