nonprofessional soldier member of a territorial military unit
territorial, territorial reserve(adj)
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.
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
Examples of territorial in a Sentence
Each removal of a male lion by hunters on the borders of the park created a 'territorial vacuum' which drew males from further inside the protected area into boundary areas, where they too became vulnerable to hunters.
We have had to witness a shifting of borders in Europe, the annexation of Crimea and the questioning of territorial integrity – a core part of Europe's post-war model. The apparent right of whoever is strongest trumped the strength of law, russia has breached and is still breaching international law...neighboring states are suddenly no longer partner countries but spheres of influence.
We would consider an ADIZ...over portions of the South China Sea as a provocative and destabilizing act which would automatically raise tensions and call into serious question China's commitment to diplomatically manage the territorial disputes of the South China Sea, so we urge China not to move unilaterally in ways that are provocative.
They seem to want to enforce American sanctions in British territorial waters. Good luck with that.
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.
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