subject+territory

  • 1territory — ter·ri·to·ry / ter ə ˌtōr ē/ n pl ries 1: a geographical area belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a governmental authority 2: a political subdivision of a country 3: a part of the U.S. (as Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands) not included… …

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  • 2Subject-matter jurisdiction — is the authority of a court to hear cases of a particular type or cases relating to a specific subject matter. For instance, bankruptcy court has the authority to only hear bankruptcy cases.Subject matter jurisdiction must be distinguished from… …

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  • 3territory —    by Kylie Message   In A Thousand Plateaus, Deleuze and Guattari privilege ideas of spatiality (evidenced by the privileged term of plateau ) and the geographies and cartographies of movement, presenting these as an informal antidote to history …

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  • 4territory —    by Kylie Message   In A Thousand Plateaus, Deleuze and Guattari privilege ideas of spatiality (evidenced by the privileged term of plateau ) and the geographies and cartographies of movement, presenting these as an informal antidote to history …

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  • 5subject — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. topic, theme; matter; liege, vassal, citizen. See grammar, thought, servant, teaching. v. t. reduce, control, restrain, tame; treat, expose. See subjection, thought. adj. liable, conditioned (upon).… …

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  • 6Territory of Hawaii — Infobox Former Subdivision native name = conventional long name = Territory of Hawaiokinai common name = Hawaii nation = the United States subdivision = Organized incorporated territory| event start = Annexed by the US date start = July 4 year… …

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  • 7territory — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. region, district; possession; kingdom, state, realm, province; jurisdiction; field, ground. See knowledge. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A specified area] Syn. region, township, empire; see area 2 . 2. [An… …

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  • 8territory — An area, especially one of significance from a particular aspect, as in the case of a salesman s territory or of good hunting territory. A region which, although not a state, has an organized system of government. People of Porto Rico v Rosaly y… …

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  • 9subject — I. noun Etymology: Middle English suget, subget, from Anglo French, from Latin subjectus one under authority & subjectum subject of a proposition, from masculine & neuter respectively of subjectus, past participle of subicere to subject,… …

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  • 10territory — A part of a country separated from the rest, and subject to a particular jurisdiction. Geographical area under the jurisdiction of another country or sovereign power. A portion of the United States, not within the limits of any state, which has… …

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  • 11Nebraska Territory — Territory of Nebraska Organized incorporated territory of the United States …

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  • 12Dependent territory — A dependent territory, dependent area or dependency is a territory that does not possess full political independence or sovereignty as a State, and remains politically outside of the controlling state s integral area.[1] A dependency is commonly… …

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  • 13Northern Territory — a territory in N Australia. 123,324; 523,620 sq. mi. (1,356,175 sq. km). Cap.: Darwin. * * * Territory (pop., 2001 prelim.: 200,019), northern Australia. It covers an area of 520,900 sq mi (1,349,130 sq km). Its capital is Darwin; the only other… …

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  • 14Indiana Territory — Infobox Former Subdivision width = 260 native name = conventional long name = Territory of Indiana common name = Indiana Territory nation = the United States subdivision = Organized incorporated territory| event start = date start = July 4 year… …

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  • 15Jervis Bay Territory — closeup map. The Jervis Bay Territory is a territory of the Commonwealth of Australia. It was surrendered by the state of New South Wales to the Commonwealth Government in 1915[1][2] …

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  • 16United States territory — is any extent of region under the jurisdiction of the federal government of the United States,Hurd, J. C. (1968). The law of freedom and bondage in the United States. New York: Negro Universities Press.Page 438 439.] including all waters… …

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  • 17Northern Territory Certificate of Education — The Northern Territory Certificate of Education (NTCE) is the credential awarded to High School students who successfully complete senior high school level studies (years 11 and 12 or equivalent) in the Northern Territory, Australia. Contents 1… …

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  • 18Maritime territory — For the federal subject of Russia sometimes referred to as Maritime Territory , see Primorsky Krai. Maritime territory is a term used in international law to denote coastal waters which are not Territorial Waters though in immediate contact with… …

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  • 19Customs territory — A customs territory is a territory with individual customs regulations. The most common type of customs territory is the sovereign state and the others are the Trade bloc that has a customs union;[1][2] and the autonomous or dependent territory… …

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  • 20History of the Northern Territory — The history of the Northern Territory began over 40,000 years ago when Indigenous Australians settled the region. Makassan traders began trading with the indigenous people of the Northern Territory for trepang from at least the 18th century… …

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