Tribal, sectarian and territorial conflicts made it a constantly turbulent place, despite the hammer of Ottoman rule.
As a discipline, graffiti is fiercely competitive, territorial, and dominated by men.
He insisted that the U.S., which has a military alliance with Japan, was not taking sides in the territorial dispute.
For the first time, Milosevic realized how far his territorial concessions had gone.
The territorial sects have a history of shady hijinks that have kept them all continuously on edge.
And the territorial army scheme, to which I was persuaded to consent—was it secretly directed to the same end?
Four of the territorial gunners were wounded by the Turkish batteries.
This great increase of the naval and territorial power of Great Britain excited apprehension at home as well as jealousies abroad.
Three criticisms of the territorial system have been made ever since its adoption in 1907.
A chest of tea is not necessarily commercial property; it may have been bought out of the territorial revenue.
1768, from Late Latin territorialis, from territorium (see territory). In reference to British regiments, from 1881. Territorial army "British home defense" is from 1908. Territorial waters is from 1841; territorial imperative "animal need to claim and defend territory" is from 1966.