What does Territorial mean?

Definitions for Territorial
ˌtɛr ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-Ter·ri·to·ri·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. territorial(noun)

    nonprofessional soldier member of a territorial military unit

  2. territorial, territorial reserve(adj)

    a territorial military unit

  3. territorial(adj)

    of or relating to a territory

    "the territorial government of the Virgin Islands"; "territorial claims made by a country"

  4. territorial(adj)

    displaying territoriality; defending a territory from intruders

    "territorial behavior"; "strongly territorial birds"

  5. territorial(adj)

    belonging to the territory of any state or ruler

    "territorial rights"

Wiktionary

  1. territorial(Noun)

    a non-professional member of a Territorial Army

  2. territorial(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or restricted to a specific geographic area, or territory

  3. territorial(Adjective)

    Organized for home defence - such as the Territorial Army.

  4. territorial(Adjective)

    Displaying territoriality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Territorial(adj)

    of or pertaining to territory or land; as, territorial limits; territorial jurisdiction

  2. Territorial(adj)

    limited to a certain district; as, right may be personal or territorial

  3. Territorial(adj)

    of or pertaining to all or any of the Territories of the United States, or to any district similarly organized elsewhere; as, Territorial governments

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Territorial' in Adjectives Frequency: #912

How to pronounce Territorial?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Territorial in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Territorial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Territorial in a Sentence

  1. Yang Jiechi:

    The United States should stop interfering in Hong Kong, Tibet, Xinjiang and other issues regarding China’s territorial integrity and sovereignty.

  2. Bernadino Leon:

    Unless Libyan leaders act quickly and decisively, the risk of their country's national unity and territorial integrity are real and imminent.

  3. The Islamist:

    The United States made an important proclamation that stresses Morocco’s sovereignty over its southern provinces and opens new horizons for strengthening Morocco’s position in international circles. It also further isolates the adversaries of our territorial integrity.

  4. Daniel Kritenbrink:

    We have an enduring interest in seeing territorial and maritime disputes in the Asia Pacific, including in the South China, resolved peacefully, without coercion and in a manner that is consistent with international law.

  5. Zhao Lijian:

    Diaoyu island and the affiliated islands are China's inherent territory, China is resolute in safeguarding our territorial sovereignty, the normal flight of Chinese military aircraft conforms to international law and international practice and does not pose a threat to any country.

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    (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
    • A. hypostatization
    • B. impounding
    • C. subrogation
    • D. howdah

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