trust territory

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trust territory

n. Abbr. TT
A colony or territory placed under the administration of one or more countries by commission of the United Nations. Also called trusteeship.

trust territory

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (sometimes capital) another name for a trusteeship2

trust′ ter`ritory


n.
a territory placed under the administrative control of a country by the United Nations.
[1945]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trust territory - a dependent countrytrust territory - a dependent country; administered by another country under the supervision of the United Nations
district, territorial dominion, territory, dominion - a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
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trust territory

n (Pol) → Treuhandgebiet nt
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