What does "Territorial" mean?


(a.) Limited to a certain district; as, right may be personal or territorial (a.) Of or pertaining to all or any of the Territories of the United States, or to any district similarly organized elsewhere; as, Territorial governments (a.) Of or pertaining to territory or land; as, territorial limits; territorial jurisdiction

Synonyms regional, jurisdictional, territorial reserve

Example: "Territorial waters" Example: "Territorial behavior" Example: "The territorial government of the Virgin Islands"