territorial dispute

noun

Definition of territorial dispute

: a disagreement about who controls a particular territory The two countries are in a territorial dispute.

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“Territorial dispute.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/territorial%20dispute. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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