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Definition of Border
BorderBorder Bor"der, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Bordered; p. pr. & vb.
1. To touch at the edge or boundary; to be contiguous or
adjacent; -- with on or upon as, Connecticut borders on
2. To approach; to come near to; to verge.
Wit which borders upon profaneness deserves to be
branded as folly. --Abp.
Border Bor"der, v. t.
1. To make a border for; to furnish with a border, as for
ornament; as, to border a garment or a garden.
2. To be, or to have, contiguous to; to touch, or be touched,
as by a border; to be, or to have, near the limits or
boundary; as, the region borders a forest, or is bordered
on the north by a forest.
The country is bordered by a broad tract called the
``hot region.' --Prescott.
Shebah and Raamah . . . border the sea called the
Persian gulf. --Sir W.
3. To confine within bounds; to limit. [Obs.]
That nature, which contemns its origin, Can not be
bordered certain in itself. --Shak.
BorderBorder Bor"der, n. [OE. bordure, F. bordure, fr. border to
border, fr. bord a border; of German origin; cf. MHG. borte
border, trimming, G. borte trimming, ribbon; akin to E. board
in sense 8. See Board, n., and cf. Bordure.]
1. The outer part or edge of anything, as of a garment, a
garden, etc.; margin; verge; brink.
Upon the borders of these solitudes. --Bentham.
In the borders of death. --Barrow.
2. A boundary; a frontier of a state or of the settled part
of a country; a frontier district.
3. A strip or stripe arranged along or near the edge of
something, as an ornament or finish.
4. A narrow flower bed.
Border land, land on the frontiers of two adjoining
countries; debatable land; -- often used figuratively; as,
the border land of science.
The Border, The Borders, specifically, the frontier
districts of Scotland and England which lie adjacent.
Over the border, across the boundary line or frontier.
Syn: Edge; verge; brink; margin; brim; rim; boundary;
Meaning of Border from wikipedia
boundaries, imposed either
by geographic features
such as oceans, or by arbitrary groupings
of political entities
such as governments...
- On the Border
is the third studio album
the Eagles, released
in 1974. Apart
from two songs produced
by Glyn Johns, it was produced...
- The Border Collie
is a working
dog breed. They come from the Anglo-Scottish border region
and are used to herd livestock, specifically
- The Mexico–United States border
México–Estados Unidos) is an international border separating Mexico
and the United
- The Border
is a partially constructed
County, Michigan. The trail
- land borders
as well as maritime borders
Sri Lanka shares
only a maritime border
. India's Andaman
and Nicobar Islands share
a maritime border
- The modern borders
of Israel exist
as the result
both of past wars and of diplomatic agreements between
and its neighbours
- The Canada–United States border
is the longest international border
in the world between
two countries. The terrestrial boundary
- A brush border
or brush border
membrane) is the microvilli-covered surface
of simple cuboidal
and simple columnar epithelium found
- India–****stan Border
, known locally
as the International Border
(IB), is an international border running between
****stan and India. The border
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