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What is a territory?

A territory (from the word 'terra', meaning 'land') is a defined area (including land and waters), considered to be a possession of a person, organization, institution, anim (MORE)

What is territory?

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Why is Northern Territory called a territory?

The Northern Territory is one of two mainland Australian territories, and not a state. At Federation, the Northern Territory did not yet exist. From 1825 to 1863, the Northern (MORE)

What makes a territory a territory?

It is a tract of land and water belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a state or sovereign. It has its own legislation, Governor, and other officers.
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How did the Northern Territory become a territory?

The Northern Territory is one of two mainland Australian territories, and not a state. At Federation, the Northern Territory did not yet exist. From 1825 to 1863, the Northern (MORE)