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territorial

  

      adj  
1    of or relating to a territory or territories  
2    restricted to or owned by a particular territory  
the Indian territorial waters     
3    local or regional  
4    pertaining to a territorial army, providing a reserve of trained men for use in emergency  
  territorially      adv  


Territorial  
      n   a member of a territorial army, esp. the British Army's Territorial and Volunteer Reserve  
Territorial Army  
      n   (in Britain) a standing reserve army originally organized between 1907 and 1908,   (Full name)    Territorial and Volunteer Reserve  
territorial waters  
      pl n   the waters over which a nation exercises jurisdiction and control  
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