An occupying or being occupied; specif., the seizure and control of a country or area by military forces
The power to hold or seize; reach
the right to hold property; part of an ancient hierarchical system of holding lands
(Law) The taking possession of a previously unowned object, thus establishing ownership
Security is defined as being free from danger, or feeling safe.
Any device for gripping an object, as at the end of a chain or tackle.
A hold or way of holding, particularly with the hand.
A thing to hold or hold on by
A territory subject to foreign control.
The definition of reign is the time period of a ruling influence, or a prevalence.
The quality or condition of being incumbent
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