Definitions for territorial
ˌtɛr ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-ter·ri·to·ri·al
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nonprofessional soldier member of a territorial military unit
territorial, territorial reserveadjective
a territorial military unit
of or relating to a territory
"the territorial government of the Virgin Islands"; "territorial claims made by a country"
displaying territoriality; defending a territory from intruders
"territorial behavior"; "strongly territorial birds"
belonging to the territory of any state or ruler
a non-professional member of a Territorial Army
Of, relating to, or restricted to a specific geographic area, or territory
Organized for home defence - such as the Territorial Army.
A territory is an area of land, sea, or space, belonging or connected to a particular country, person, or animal.In international politics, a territory is either the total area from which a state may extract power resources or else an administrative division, i.e. an area that is under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state. As a subdivision, a territory in most countries is an organized division of an area that is controlled by a country but is not formally developed into, or incorporated into, a political unit of that country, which political units are of equal status to one another and are often referred to by words such as "provinces", "regions", or "states". In its narrower sense, it is "a geographic region, such as a colonial possession, that is dependent on an external government."
Territorial refers to the characteristic or behavior related to the ownership, control, or the rights to a certain geographical area or boundary. This could pertain to animals defending their living space, countries protecting their boundaries, or even individuals safeguarding their personal space. It can also refer to something associated with a specific region or territory.
of or pertaining to territory or land; as, territorial limits; territorial jurisdiction
limited to a certain district; as, right may be personal or territorial
of or pertaining to all or any of the Territories of the United States, or to any district similarly organized elsewhere; as, Territorial governments
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Rank popularity for the word 'territorial' in Adjectives Frequency: #912
The numerical value of territorial in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of territorial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
So if Beijing objects by saying to the U.S. you're in our territorial sea, then the U.S. can respond by saying there's no such thing as a territorial sea for an artificial island.
It is confidently believed that our system may be safely extended to the utmost bounds of our territorial limits...
Diaoyu island and the affiliated islands are China's inherent territory, China is resolute in safeguarding our territorial sovereignty, this so-called administrative re-designation is a serious provocation towards China's territorial sovereignty.
Why does the US talk up respecting sovereignty and territorial integrity on the Ukraine issue, but does not respect China’s sovereignty and territorial integrity on the issue of Taiwan? Why does the US ask China not to provide weapons to Russia while keeps selling arms to Taiwan?
Judicial power is an important component of national sovereignty, people's courts will actively exercise jurisdiction over China's territorial waters, support administrative departments to legally perform maritime management duties ... and safeguard Chinese territorial sovereignty and maritime interests.
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