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Country

European topographical map
Same map as above, but showing sovereign states widely accepted by the UN instead of topographies
In [geography] , a country is a geographical region. The term is often applied to a political division or the territory of a [sovereign state] , or to a smaller, or former, [political division] of a geographical region. Usually, but not always, a country coincides with a [sovereign territory] and is associated with a [state] , [nation] or [government] .

In common usage, the term country is used in the sense of both nations and states, with definitions varying. In some cases it is used to refer both to states and to other political entities, while in some occasions it refers only to states It is not uncommon for general information or statistical publications to adopt the wider definition for purposes such as illustration and comparison.

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