The Territory of the Chiss Ascendancy falls under the following classifications:
The Planets, Moons, and Asteroids that have been settled by the Chiss over the centuries are known as Colonies.
Sometimes the Chiss Ascendancy may authorize colonial settlements in Deep Space. These are known as Colonial Outposts or Colonial Stations.
These are Deep Space supply depots dispersed throughout the galaxy that service the CEDF on long patrols.