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  1. [context: chiefly business] Being both global and local.

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Google previewReligion and Ecology (2014)

Developing a Planetary Ethic by Whitney A. Bauman

The glocal is a term used in sociology (primarily but now more widely across the academy) to suggest that every local place on the globe is always already caught up in global flows of information, energy, materials, histories, and cultures.

Google previewA Dictionary of Globalization (2009)

by Jens-Uwe Wunderlich, Meera Warrier

Roland Robertson coined the term 'glocal', combining global andlocal. According to Robertson, rather than thelocal andthe global constituting analytical opposites, locality canbe regarded, withcertain reservations, asan aspectof globalization.

Google previewA Dictionary of Geography (2015)

by Susan Mayhew

glocal Describing the seamless integration between the local and global; the comprehensive connectedness produced by travel, business, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing (2011)

by Linda E. Swayne

William Kelly and numerous other scholars argue that baseball is not part of the fully integrated sporting globalization paradigm, but is a glocal sport. Glocal refers to the global becoming a local aspect, and although baseball is played in ...

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Scrabble value of G2L1O1C3A1L1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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