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global  


      adj  
1    covering, influencing, or relating to the whole world  
2    comprehensive  
  globally      adv  


global positioning system  
      n   a system of earth-orbiting satellites, transmitting signals continuously towards the earth, that enables the position of a receiving device on or near the earth's surface to be accurately estimated from the difference in arrival times of the signals,   (Abbrev.)    GPS  
global product  
      n   a commercial product, such as Coca Cola, that is marketed throughout the world under the same brand name  
global rule  
      n   (in transformational grammar) a rule that makes reference to nonconsecutive stages of a derivation  
global search  
      n     (Word processing)   an operation in which a complete computer file or set of files is searched for every occurrence of a particular word or other sequence of characters  
global village  
      n   the whole world considered as being closely connected by modern telecommunications and as being interdependent economically, socially, and politically  
     (C20: coined by Marshal McLuhan)  
global warming  
      n   an increase in the average temperature worldwide believed to be caused by the greenhouse effect  
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n.
abbr. Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
[Leg.] Is a multinational treaty for the purpose of establishing international standards for intellectual property rights enforcement.
exp.
manufactured according to fair trade principles: équitablement fabriqué?
exp.
A progressing virtual world of global computers having networks of interdependent information technology infrastructures, telecommunications networks and computer processing systems in which online interactions takes place.
[Tech.]
n.
Physician Led management of Medical Emergencies from Emergency Call to Hospital intensive Care and GP emergencies in a SAMU in a global Integrated EMS
Medical term
n.
a ban or a partial prohibition on trade of weapons with a particular country, in order to isolate it

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