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Territory (IPA: /ˈtɛɹɪˌtɔɹi/)


Territory (n.)

A large extent or tract of land; a region; a country; a district.

Territory (n.)

The extent of land belonging to, or under the dominion of, a prince, state, or other form of government; often, a tract of land lying at a distance from the parent country or from the seat of government; as, the territory of a State; the territories of the East India Company.

Territory (n.)

In the United States, a portion of the country not included within the limits of any State, and not yet admitted as a State into the Union, but organized with a separate legislature, under a Territorial governor and other officers appointed by the President and Senate of the United States. In Canada, a similarly organized portion of the country not yet formed into a Province.

Territory

Area of land under the jurisdiction

Territory

Area a wild animal stays at and defends

Territory

Area belonging to a person or entity

Territory

In go, the squares enclosed by one's alive stones, including those occupied by the enemy's effectively dead stones (if any); used to score games under Japanese and Korean rules

Territory

Short story by David Leavitt

Territory Synonyms

Territorial Dominion, Dominio, District

Territory Synonyms

Soil

Territory Rhymes




Territory
Declaratory, Preparatory

Spanish Translation

Territory in Spanish is Territorio

Tagalog Translation

Territory in Tagalog is Distrito

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The bible belt is oral territory and therefore despised by the literati." - Marshall McLuhan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The territory of Ukraine is indivisible and inviolable." - Ukraine

Example Sentence (Quote)

" This is virgin territory out here for whorehouses." - Al Capone

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Turkey, like every country, has a right to defend its territory and its airspace." - Barack Obama

Example Sentence (Quote)

"We do not want a single foot of foreign territory; but of our territory we shall not surrender a single inch to anyone." - Soviet Union


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