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global village

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishglobal villageˌglobal ˈvillage noun [singular]  a name for the world, used to emphasize the degree to which everything is connected and each part depends on the others
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global villageWe do have a global village, more and more all the time.We now live in a global village ... a simultaneous happening.We are not hammering together a cozy global village.The rock and roll global village.The world was not the global village we are used to today.The global village of which we all speak carelessly is at most a global convenience store.The dream of the unified global village has given way to the reality of global fragmentation and diversity.
From Longman Business Dictionaryglobal villageˌglobal ˈvillage noun [singular]COMMERCETELECOMMUNICATIONS the idea that the world can be considered as one unit for business and communication purposesInformation has become freely available in the global village of the 21st century.
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