follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

globalization

or (especially British) globalisation

[gloh-buh-luh-zey-shuh n] /ˌgloʊ bə ləˈzeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of globalizing, or extending to other or all parts of the world:
the globalization of manufacturing.
2.
worldwide integration and development:
Globablization has resulted in the loss of some individual cultural identities.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for globalisation
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for globalisation

globalization

/ˌɡləʊbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/
noun
1.
the process enabling financial and investment markets to operate internationally, largely as a result of deregulation and improved communications
2.
the emergence since the 1980s of a single world market dominated by multinational companies, leading to a diminishing capacity for national governments to control their economies
3.
the process by which a company, etc, expands to operate internationally
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for globalisation
n.

chiefly British English spelling of globalization; for spelling, see -ize.

globalization

n.

1961, from globalize, which is attested at least from 1953 in various senses; the main modern one, with reference to global economic systems, emerged 1959.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
globalisation in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for globalisation

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends