transitive verb-·ized·, -·iz·ing
- to add territory to
- to establish as a territory
- to make territorial
transitive verbter·ri·to·ri·al·ized, ter·ri·to·ri·al·iz·ing, ter·ri·to·ri·al·iz·es
- To make a territory of; organize as a territory.
- To extend by adding territory.
(third-person singular simple present territorializes, present participle territorializing, simple past and past participle territorialized)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
territorial +"Ž -ize