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Main Entry: ter·ri·to·ry
Pronunciation: primarystresster-schwa-secondarystresstomacrr-emacron, -secondarystresstodotr-
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ries
1 a : a geographic area belonging to or under the control of a government b : a part of the U.S. not included within any state but having a separate governing body
2 a : an assigned area <a sales representative's territory> b : an area that is occupied and defended by an animal or group of animals

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