territorial division


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n territorial division a district defined for administrative purposes
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In literature:

A French Territorial Division from Cassel had been moved to Ypres.
"1914" by John French, Viscount of Ypres
We want a division of the Territories.
"A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention" by Lucius Eugene Chittenden
From the division of territory which followed the separate existence of the Phulkian States begins.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
This is the only Territorial Battalion in the whole of our Division, and was looked on by the others as our one weak point.
"The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde"" by George Davidson
The tendency toward a territorial division of industry was accentuated during this period.
"Outline of the development of the internal commerce of the United States" by T.W. van Mettre
The government at Vienna consented to the division of its territories into groups of nearly equal strength.
"The Quarterly Review, Volume 162, No. 324, April, 1886" by Various
In the fighting the East Lancashire Division, a territorial force, did heroic work and bore the brunt of the fighting.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume IV (of 8)"
Scarcely had the act organizing the Territory of Wisconsin gone into effect, when the agitation for division was launched.
"History of the Constitutions of Iowa" by Benjamin F. Shambaugh
"Ku Klux Klan" by J. C. Lester
The General commanding the Territorial Division adjoining Antwerp was informed of the incident.
"International Incidents for Discussion in Conversation Classes" by Lassa Oppenheim

In news:

A desire for continued growth both within and beyond the core Midwestern FS territory prompted a reorganization of GROWMARK's Plant Food Division.
Member of Division 31 (State, Provincial and Territorial Psychological Association Affairs).
The Camp Verde High School girls soccer team traveled to Chino Valley territory Sept 25 and took the Cougars in a Division IV rivalry conference game.
Winston-Salem State is back in familiar territory -- playing in the NCAA Division II semifinals for the second consecutive year.

In science:

Although this paper discusses a simple case of uniformly random selections of rectangles and of division points in order to deduce the distribution of areas, the selections can be extended to other cases, e.g., according to a given population in a territory of node for real statistical data.
Combinatorial and approximative analyses in a spatially random division process
Interactions like division of labour or competition for food, territory, and partners, affect the ļ¬tness of an individual.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics