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glocalization Syllabification: glo·cal·i·za·tion
Pronunciation: /ˌɡlōkələˈzāSH(ə)n/

Definition of glocalization in English:


The practice of conducting business according to both local and global considerations.
Example sentences
  • Religions are at the forefront of the "glocalization" process.
  • In the earlier theoretical discussion, the concept of glocalization was raised.
  • In business, the local part of glocalization mostly refers to geography.


1990s: blend of global + localization.

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