territorial reserve

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Noun1.territorial reserve - a territorial military unit
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
guard - a military unit serving to protect some place or person
militia, reserves - civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army
home reserve, National Guard - United States military reserves recruited by the states and equipped by the federal government; subject to call by either
Territorial Army - British unit of nonprofessional soldiers organized for the defense of Great Britain
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In 2002, Cusurichi led an effort that resulted in the creation of a 7,688-square-kilometer territorial reserve for these remote peoples.
5/2005 The closure of the South African Army Territorial Reserve Units (Commandos) and the possible new dispensation.

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