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borders, plural;
  1. Form an edge along or beside (something)
    • - a pool bordered by palm trees
  2. (of a country or area) Be adjacent to (another country or area)
    • - regions bordering Azerbaijan
    • - the park is east of San Diego, bordering on Mexico
  3. Be close to an extreme condition
    • - Sam arrived in a state of excitement bordering on hysteria
  4. Provide (something) with a decorative edge
    • - a curving driveway bordered with chrysanthemums
  1. A line separating two political or geographical areas, esp. countries
    • - the German border with Denmark
    • - border patrols
  2. A district near such a line
    • - a refugee camp on the border
  3. The edge or boundary of something, or the part near it
    • - the northern border of their distribution area
    • - the unknown regions at the borders of physics and electronics
  4. A band or strip, esp. a decorative one, around the edge of something
    • - put a white border around the picture
  5. A strip of ground along the edge of a lawn or path for planting flowers or shrubs
    • - the garden borders are planted with perennials

  1. boundary line: a line that indicates a boundary
  2. surround: extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle; "The forest surrounds my property"
  3. margin: the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
  4. frame: enclose in or as if in a frame; "frame a picture"
  5. molding: a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
  6. provide with a border or edge; "edge the tablecloth with embroidery"
  7. Borders define geographic boundaries of political entities or legal jurisdictions, such as governments, sovereign states, federated states and other subnational entities. ...
  8. Border is a 1997 blockbuster Bollywood war film based on the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. J. P. Dutta directed and produced this war epic which stars Sunny Deol, Jackie Shroff, Sunil Shetty, Akshay Khanna, Pooja Bhatt, Sharbani Mukherjee and Tabu.
  9. Border is a 2007 documentary directed by Chris Burgard that deals with the United States–Mexico border and the current activities pertaining to it. ...
  10. The Border is a 1982 film directed by Tony Richardson and starring Jack Nicholson as Charlie Smith, Warren Oates (in one of his final film roles) and Harvey Keitel. Tagline- It divided the land. It divided the man.
  11. WCRQ (The Border) is a radio station on 102.9 MHz licensed in Dennysville, Maine. Its signal can be heard from Calais, Maine to Saint Stephen, New Brunswick. The call letters, WCRQ, were originally used by an FM station in Arab, Alabama.
  12. "The Border" is a 1987 single by the band Mr. Mister, and is the third single from Go On.... The song failed to make the US Billboard Hot 100.
  13. (Borders) The edges of the page.
  14. (Borders) The outside pieces (strips) on a quilt that “frame the picture.”
  15. (Borders) Simple or intricate designs which frame and customize a flooring installation.
  16. (Borders) Stenciled and hand painted borders are used to soften the edges of rooms and ceiling lines and add interest to the space.
  17. (1967 Borders) The borders between Israel and its Arab neighbors which existed until the June 1967 war and which largely conform with the 1949 Armistice Line drawn up at the end of the first Arab-Israeli war. ...
  18. (BORDERS) Ornamental strips or a design around the edge of a printed item.
  19. (Borders) A line or design used placed around the outer edge of a page or content block.
  20. (Borders) A margin around the edge of artwork. We recommend that all borders are more than 3mm wide on the trim edges as this allows for any shift.
  21. (Borders) An outline around graphics, text or edge of a sheet.
  22. (Borders) Attard, Lija, Iklin, Birkirkara
  23. (Borders) Be careful what you ask for. “World without borders” has now joined those other counter-cultural bumper slogans – “Think globally, act locally” and “Flexible working hours!” – as the basic vocabulary of neo-liberalism. ...
  24. (Borders) Fabric strips (pieced, appliquéd or plain) that are used to frame the center part of the quilt.
  25. (Borders) In scenery, material hung at the top of the set to hide fly system from the audience. Also called Teasers.