1 of or relating to a territory or territories
2 restricted to or owned by a particular territory
the Indian territorial waters
4 pertaining to a territorial army, providing a reserve of trained men for use in emergency
n a member of a territorial army, esp. the British Army's Territorial and Volunteer Reserve
n (in Britain) a standing reserve army originally organized between 1907 and 1908, (Full name)
Territorial and Volunteer Reserve
pl n the waters over which a nation exercises jurisdiction and control
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