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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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Now users have a complete solution as they can create sales territories using 5-digit zip codes or county boundaries.
The source added that the border guards opened fire toward the militants and prevented them from entering the Iraqi territory forcing them to return to the Syrian territories.
This year s Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) will focus on economic growth and diversification; attracting investment; employment and vocational education; renewable energy; international financial services regulation; and the relationship between the Territories and the European Union.
Two of the territories, Northern Mariana Islands and Puerto Rico, maintain a commonwealth status.
To test the farmer-alga bond, Hata and Kato recently collected various algae both inside and outside damselfish territories in the Ryukyu Islands of Japan.
Ultimately LMSB reduced the total number of territories by seven, and teams by 35.
In Canada, professional registration of geoscientists falls under the legal jurisdiction of the provinces and territories.
It does not serve Israeli interests to have a weakened Palestinian Authority governing the occupied territories.
Most franchise territories are created by some "defined" geography such as a group of Zip codes, a ring dimension or a described area.
Stamps in many of Britain's overseas territories will bear a new image of the Queen from Monday to mark the 50th anniversary of the Coronation.
The Canada Customs and Revenue Agency has revoked the tax exempt status of donations made to the Magen David Adom organization, because funds raised are used for the emergency medical service ambulances that operate in the occupied territories.