territory

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territory(
teh
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rih
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taw
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (land)
a. el territorio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Finland presented its claims for the territories Russia occupied during the war.Finlandia reclama los territorios que Rusia ocupó durante la guerra.
b. la región
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The guerrilla soldiers escaped through the jungle to a neighboring territory.Los guerrilleros escaparon a una región vecina a través de la selva.
c. la zona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Generals from both sides met in neutral territory and signed the peace treaty.Los generales de ambos bandos se reunieron en zona neutral y firmaron el tratado de paz.
2. (commerce)
a. la zona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(of a salesman)
Our department is in charge of assigning salesmen's territories.Nuestro departamento se encarga de asignar sus zonas a los vendedores.
3. (domain)
a. el ámbito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Phonetics is my territory, but lately I have also developed an interest in translation.Mi ámbito es la fonética, pero últimamente me interesa también la traducción.
b. el territorio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
I'm only an accountant. Marketing is outside my territory.Yo solo soy contable. El marketing queda fuera de mi territorio.
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territory
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el territorio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
2. (fig)
a. el ámbito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
(area of activity)
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territory [ˈterɪtərɪ]
noun
territorio (m); [of salesman] zona (f); sector (m); (Dep) campo (m); terreno (m)
mandated territory territorio (m) bajo mandato
it comes or goes with the territory es parte del juego; es un gaje del oficio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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