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territorial

  
1       adj   Territorial means concerned with the ownership of a particular area of land or water.  
usu ADJ n  
It is the only republic which has no territorial disputes with the others...     
2       adj   If you describe an animal or its behaviour as territorial, you mean that it has an area which it regards as its own, and which it defends when other animals try to enter it.  
Two cats or more in one house will also exhibit territorial behaviour.     


Territorial Army     
The Territorial Army is a British armed force whose members are not professional soldiers but train as soldiers in their spare time.      n-proper   the N  
territorial waters     
A country's territorial waters are the parts of the sea close to its coast which are recognized by international agreement to be under its control, especially with regard to fishing rights.      n-plural   usu poss/adj N  
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state securities laws
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last days, hours or minutes of life
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The state of being acceptable or officially true; the statement that is powerful to convince someone something is right.
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a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
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to be left in a state of confusion or uncertainty
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1 Control by Legislation Legislate 2 Maintain steady state Stabilize
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