What does the word territory mean?

Usage examples for territory

  1. The new territory was soon to be the scene of a terrible tragedy. – American Men of Action by Burton E. Stevenson
  2. Wherefore am I thrust out from the territory which all the world knows to have been possessed by my ancestors? – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume I. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  3. We're moving out to the country next week ourselves- right in the Bat's new territory. – The Bat by Avery Hopwood Mary Roberts Rinehart