Land and Territory


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Land noun – A broad geographical area.
Usage example: the land to the west was said to have incredibly rich soil and plentiful water

Territory is a synonym for land in country topic. In some cases you can use "Territory" instead a noun "Land", when it comes to topics like area, ground, region, confines. popular alternative
Nearby Words: landing, landed, landholder, landless
Synonyms for Land


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Territory noun – The place where a plant or animal is usually or naturally found.
Land is a synonym for territory in area topic. You can use "Land" instead a noun "Territory", if it concerns topics such as domain, ground, region, confines. popular alternative
Nearby Words: territorial, territorially
Synonyms for Territory

How words are described

human human land human territory
full full land full territory
alien alien land alien territory
original original land original territory
Other adjectives: fair, small, actual, entire, huge, dangerous, grim, hostile, lost, new, former, less, vast, unknown, last, different, unfamiliar, foreign, surrounding.

Both words in one sentence

  • Webcomic / Polandball Insistent Terminology: Countryballs almost always refer to territory or land as clay.
  • Just Plane Wrong Many hydrogen airships were able to limp back to friendly territory and land even after being shot up by Allied pilots.
  • But it seems that the land itself remembers Icarium...Letur Anict, the Factor in the conquered Letherii territory of Drene, is well under way into conquering the area's native Awl people, and acquiring the tribesmen's herds that are highly sought after.
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