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Definition of Territories
TerritoriesTerritory Ter"ri*to*ry, n.; pl. Territories. [L.
territorium, from terra the earth: cf. F. territoire. See
1. A large extent or tract of land; a region; a country; a
He looked, and saw wide territory spread Before him
-- towns, and rural works between. --Milton.
2. 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.
3. 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.
Meaning of Territories from wikipedia
- Antarctic Territory
are offs**** dependent territories
has three federal territories
to its 10 provinces. The territories
- occupied Palestinian territory
and follows recent developments
in this regard
with concern. "Occupied Territories
or Disputed Territories
- union comprising
and 8 union territories
, for a total
of 36 entities. The states
and union territories
are further subdivided
- (formerly called
the British North America
Act, 1867), whereas territories
are federal territories whose governments
- The Northwest Territories
(abbreviated NT or NWT; French: Territoires
du Nord-Ouest; formerly
) is a federal territory
of Canada. At...
- union territories
are federal territories
governed, in part or in whole, by the Union Government
of India. There
are currently eight union territories
- those territories
. The United States currently administers three territories
in the Caribbean
Sea and eleven
in the Pacific
Ocean. Five territories
- The British Overseas Territories
(BOTs), are the 14 territories
with a constitutional
link with the United
Kingdom, but do not form part...
- were considered
to be dependent territories
. Not all autonomous
entities, though, are considered
to be dependent territories
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- The states
are the federal states
that make up the first administrative divisions
of Australia. They are ruled
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