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An area of the body having natural or arbitrarily assigned boundaries:
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  1. An area of the body having natural or arbitrarily assigned boundaries:
  2. A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
  3. A portion of the earth's surface distinguished from others by some characteristic:
A unit of territory in the U.S. land survey, generally six miles square, containing 36 mile-square sections, and sometimes, but not necessarily, coextensive with a governmental township
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  1. A unit of territory in the U.S. land survey, generally six miles square, containing 36 mile-square sections, and sometimes, but not necessarily, coextensive with a governmental township
  2. (Historical) In England, a parish or division of a parish, as a unit of territory and administration
  3. A suburb or city in South Africa formerly designated by the government as a predominantly black residential area.
The period during which such government prevails
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  1. The period during which such government prevails
  2. The territory included in such a unit.
  3. An extensive enterprise under a unified authority:
A state or country where sovereignty is vested in the people.
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  1. A state or country where sovereignty is vested in the people.
  2. A nation or state in which there is self-government; democracy or republic
  3. The English state and government from the death of Charles I in 1649 to the restoration of the monarchy in 1660, including the Protectorate of 1653 to 1659.
The thirteen British colonies in North America that won their independence in the Revolutionary War and became the U.S.: they were Va., N.Y., Mass., Conn., R.I., N.H., Md., N.J., N.C., S.C., Pa., Del., and Ga.
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  1. The thirteen British colonies in North America that won their independence in the Revolutionary War and became the U.S.: they were Va., N.Y., Mass., Conn., R.I., N.H., Md., N.J., N.C., S.C., Pa., Del., and Ga.
  2. A region politically controlled by a distant country; a dependency.
  3. A territory thus settled.
A state or territory so controlled and protected
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  1. A state or territory so controlled and protected
  2. The protected country or region.
  3. Government by a protector; -- applied especially to the government of England by Oliver Cromwell.
A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
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  1. A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
  2. A self-governing nation under the nominal rule of the British monarch.
  3. A governed territory or country
A territorial district; territory
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  1. A territorial district; territory
  2. An area of knowledge, activity, or interest:
  3. A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire.
A commission from the League of Nations authorizing a member nation to administer a territory.
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  1. A commission from the League of Nations authorizing a member nation to administer a territory.
  2. A region under such administration.
  3. (Historical) A commission from the League of Nations to a country to administer some region, colony, etc.
(Music) A group of instruments or voices in the same class considered as a division of a band, orchestra, or choir:
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  1. (Music) A group of instruments or voices in the same class considered as a division of a band, orchestra, or choir:
  2. An area in a train's sleeping car containing an upper and lower berth.
  3. A distinct area of a town, county, or country:
The extent of a planar region or of the surface of a solid measured in square units.
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  1. The extent of a planar region or of the surface of a solid measured in square units.
  2. A distinct part or section, as of a building, set aside for a specific function:
  3. A surface, especially an open, unoccupied piece of ground:
Something that indicates a border or limit.
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  1. Something that indicates a border or limit.
  2. The border or limit so indicated.
  3. Any line or thing marking a limit; bound; border
The thirteen British colonies in North America that won their independence in the Revolutionary War and became the U.S.: they were Va., N.Y., Mass., Conn., R.I., N.H., Md., N.J., N.C., S.C., Pa., Del., and Ga.
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  1. The thirteen British colonies in North America that won their independence in the Revolutionary War and became the U.S.: they were Va., N.Y., Mass., Conn., R.I., N.H., Md., N.J., N.C., S.C., Pa., Del., and Ga.
  2. A region politically controlled by a distant country; a dependency.
  3. A territory thus settled.
Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
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  1. Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
  2. A minor territory under the jurisdiction of a government.
  3. A land or territory geographically distinct from the country governing it, and held in trust or as a possession, etc. in a subordinate status
The state of being dominated or controlled by a demon or spirit.
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  1. The state of being dominated or controlled by a demon or spirit.
  2. Territory ruled by an outside country
  3. The state of being possessed:
A territorial district; territory
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  1. A territorial district; territory
  2. A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire.
  3. An area of knowledge, activity, or interest:
Land with farms and small towns; rural region, as distinguished from a city or town
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  1. Land with farms and small towns; rural region, as distinguished from a city or town
  2. The land of a person's birth or citizenship:
  3. A region, territory, or large tract of land distinguishable by features of topography, biology, or culture:
A geographical subdivision of a county, municipality, or similar entity, for political, judicial, or administrative ends; for example, a court district (in which a particular court has jurisdiction over certain matters arising within the borders or pertaining to people who live there) or a voting district (where all the franchised inhabitants are required to vote at a particular polling station). A geographical subdivision of a county, municipality, or similar entity, for political, judicial, or administrative ends; for example, a court district (in which a particular court has jurisdiction over certain matters arising within the borders or pertaining to people who live there) or a voting district (where all the franchised inhabitants are required to vote at a particular polling station).
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  1. A geographical subdivision of a county, municipality, or similar entity, for political, judicial, or administrative ends; for example, a court district (in which a particular court has jurisdiction over certain matters arising within the borders or pertaining to people who live there) or a voting district (where all the franchised inhabitants are required to vote at a particular polling station). A geographical subdivision of a county, municipality, or similar entity, for political, judicial, or administrative ends; for example, a court district (in which a particular court has jurisdiction over certain matters arising within the borders or pertaining to people who live there) or a voting district (where all the franchised inhabitants are required to vote at a particular polling station).
  2. Any region; part of a country, city, etc.
  3. A region or locality marked by a distinguishing feature:
A portion of the earth's surface distinguished from others by some characteristic:
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  1. A portion of the earth's surface distinguished from others by some characteristic:
  2. An administrative division of a country, as in Italy
  3. A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
A particular geographic area; a region:
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  1. A particular geographic area; a region:
  2. The surface features of an area of land; topography:
  3. Prevailing conditions; setting; milieu
(Informal) The range of the authority or influence of a person, group, or thing; a bailiwick:
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  1. (Informal) The range of the authority or influence of a person, group, or thing; a bailiwick:
  2. (Informal) A neighborhood area regarded by a street gang as its own territory to be defended against other gangs
  3. One's own territory or domain
A part of a house, lot, district, city, etc. having a specific use or character
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  1. A part of a house, lot, district, city, etc. having a specific use or character
  2. A distinct part or section, as of a building, set aside for a specific function:
  3. A division of experience, activity, or knowledge; a field:
A place or scene where forces contend or events unfold:
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  1. A place or scene where forces contend or events unfold:
  2. A central area used for entertainment or sports events and usually surrounded by seats
  3. A building containing such an area
The office or district of a bailiff.
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  1. The office or district of a bailiff.
  2. The district within which a bailie or bailiff has jurisdiction.
  3. A person's concern or sphere of operations, their area of skill or authority.
A plane figure bounded by a single curved line, every point of which is equally distant from the point at the center of the figure
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  1. A plane figure bounded by a single curved line, every point of which is equally distant from the point at the center of the figure
  2. A series or process that finishes at its starting point or continuously repeats itself; a cycle.
  3. A territorial or administrative division, especially of a province, in some European countries.
Subdivision of business or official duty; especially, one of the principal divisions of executive government; as, the treasury department; the war department; also, in a university, one of the divisions of instructions; as, the medical department; the department of physics.
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  1. Subdivision of business or official duty; especially, one of the principal divisions of executive government; as, the treasury department; the war department; also, in a university, one of the divisions of instructions; as, the medical department; the department of physics.
  2. A military subdivision of a country; as, the Department of the Potomac.
  3. An area of particular knowledge or responsibility; a specialty:
An open connected set that contains at least one point.
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  1. An open connected set that contains at least one point.
  2. (Physics) A region in a ferromagnetic material within which the atoms are magnetically aligned: alignment of these regions results in the material being magnetized
  3. (Computer Science) A group of networked computers that share a common communications address.
The usually circular area in which the image is rendered by the lens system of an optical instrument.
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  1. The usually circular area in which the image is rendered by the lens system of an optical instrument.
  2. The scene or an area of military operations or maneuvers:
  3. An area or region where business activities are conducted:
One complete revolution of such a body.
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  1. One complete revolution of such a body.
  2. A stable quantum state of an electron (or other particle) in motion around an atomic nucleus.
  3. The path followed by a celestial body or artificial satellite as it revolves around another body due to the force of gravity. Orbits are nearly elliptical or circular in shape and are very closely approximated by Kepler's laws of planetary motion.
An area, division, or branch of learning or activity
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  1. An area, division, or branch of learning or activity
  2. (Ecology) An area of land, less extensive than a region, having a characteristic plant and animal population.
  3. A division of the world, smaller than a region, with reference to the plants or animals found there
A community or territory over which a sovereign rules; a kingdom.
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  1. A community or territory over which a sovereign rules; a kingdom.
  2. An area or sphere, as of knowledge or activity:
  3. A region; sphere; area
(--- Slang) A situation or set of circumstances:
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  1. (--- Slang) A situation or set of circumstances:
  2. A part of a play, film, story, etc. that constitutes a unit of development or action, as a passage between certain characters
  3. (--- Film) A section of a film, usually made up of a number of shots, which is unified by time, setting, characters, etc.
One who is under surveillance:
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  1. One who is under surveillance:
  2. A course or area of study:
  3. A person or animal that is the object of medical or scientific study:
An area of land; ground:
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  1. An area of land; ground:
  2. A particular geographic area; a region:
  3. The surface features of an area of land; topography:
A state of existence:
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  1. A state of existence:
  2. A specified part of the earth:
  3. The earth, especially together with the life it supports:
A nonrigid container made of fabric, paper, plastic, leather, etc., typically with an opening at the top that can be closed as by folding the sides; sack or pouch
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  1. A nonrigid container made of fabric, paper, plastic, leather, etc., typically with an opening at the top that can be closed as by folding the sides; sack or pouch
  2. Any thing or part shaped or bulging like a bag
  3. (Slang) An area of interest or skill:
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