1. district, territory, territorial dominion, dominion, region

usage: a region marked off for administrative or other purposes

2. territory, area

usage: an area of knowledge or interest; "his questions covered a lot of territory"

3. territory, soil, geographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic region

usage: the geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state; "American troops were stationed on Japanese soil"

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