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A space that a person occupies, either ‘permanently’ (primary territory), regularly (secondary territory), or only rarely (tertiary territory)

territory

any area defended by an animal against members of the same species. During the breeding season breeding territories may be defended, but territoriality may occur outside the breeding season, for example in defending feeding territories. In breeding territories, the male usually defends the area against other males, and territoriality may last all, or only a part of, the breeding season. The term is not to be confused with HOME RANGE.
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The expectations are higher, Chelsea are expected to win the majority of their games and that comes with the territory.
It's really unfortunate but as a professional dancer the threat of injury comes with the territory.
We just kind of accept that it comes with the territory and we don't let it get to us.
We know that the situation that we have embarked in, you know, death threats comes with the territory, but beyond that, it's not about all the negative information you're receiving," he said.
It comes with the territory, so you just get on with it as well as you can.
I knew we couldn't afford to lose this race, but that comes with the territory when you are working with a horse of this calibre.
When I was living in Poland, I would make long-distance trips covering the whole of Europe, so finding your way around unfamiliar areas comes with the territory.
It comes with the territory - we want the lads to progress and certainly wouldn't want to stop them, and it is good for the club as well.
But Houston Ballet principal dancer Mireille Hassenboehler thinks that callus-building comes with the territory.
And she's only too aware of the weight the family name carries and the bitchiness and backstabbing that comes with the territory.
SCHOOL is boring: this is a phrase which comes with the territory of children growing up.
Steering straight into every single cliche that comes with the territory, Ranberg perfectly balances calculated laugh lines and high-speed confrontations with eruptions of public-service didacticism and wistful moments of nostalgia or sentiment.