global global  /ɡ ˈloʊ bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) involving the entire earth; not limited or provincial in scope
  2. (adj) having the shape of a sphere or ball

Usage(s):

  1. A collection of PTI's recent coverage of global warming and the environment.
  2. Five hip global design firms are creating new bottles to revive cola's fading image.
  3. Translation services are booming because global customers want to buy in their native language.

News

  1. Global Warming Worsened Australia's Record Hot Summer

    Human-caused global warming played a role in making this past summer Australia's hottest on record, a new study suggests.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

  2. Global Banks Will Screen for Terrorism Links Under Basel Plan

    Global banks will have to vet all customers for terrorism links as part of a crackdown on money laundering and criminal finance.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Global Energy Systems – Air Source Heat Pumps

    Global Energy Systems welcome the recent work by the Department of Energy and Climate Change highlighting the increase in house prices when energy efficiency measures are fi
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "This weekend in Toronto I hope we can build on this progress by coordinating our efforts to promote economic growth, to pursue financial reform, and to strengthen the global economy," Obama said at the White House. "We need to act in concert...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

  2. "These charges underscore the global nature of the terrorist threat we face," David Kris, assistant US attorney general for national security, said in a written statement.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: David S. Kris Source: Washington Post

  3. "These changes are crucial to drive future growth and realise the promise of being a global health care leader for the long term. While we believe these actions are necessary to support Merck's competitive advantage, they required difficult...
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Richard Clark Source: Economic Times

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