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de·mar·ca·tion

(dē'mar-kā'shŭn),
A setting of limits; a boundary.
[Fr. fr. L. de, from, + Mediev. L. marco, to mark]

demarcation

[dē′märkā′shən]
Etymology: L, de, from, marcare, to mark
the process of setting limits or boundaries.

demarcation

Forming a plane of separation between living and dead tissue, as in dry GANGRENE.

de·mar·ca·tion

(dēmahr-kāshŭn)
A setting of limits; a boundary.
[Fr. fr. L. de, from, + Mediev. L. marco, to mark]
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The DA sought an interdict preventing the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB), the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and Members of the Executive Council responsible for Local Government from giving effect to the determination and redetermination of the outer boundaries of 35 municipalities, by the MDB, across seven provinces.
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The meeting focused on the demarcation of territorial waters between Lebanon and Israel to allow the two countries to explore for oil, the paper said.
Acting CEO of Town Planning Sector of the Municipality, said the issuance of demarcation certificates online is part of a package of services offered by the municipality to ensure an efficient processing of customer transactions.
Houry concluded the event, saying that the Lebanese government never disregarded the issues of demarcation, gas exploration, developing oil policy, and defending Lebanon's rights, before the United Nations, for oil exploration.
LDP filed the initiative for considering the constitutionality of the border demarcation agreement with Kosovo to the Constitutional Court Thursday.
Arifi believes that only Balkan politicians react to the border crossings in this way, which they have not controlled for a long time and adds that there is a need to repeat the thesis again: the thesis that the demarcation represents an exchange of territories is not supported in any way.
Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski refused Monday to comment on the serious warnings from official Serbia over the signing of the border demarcation agreement with Kosovo and the attacks of the Macedonian opposition that this agreement stands for treason, exchange of territories and breaching of the Constitution.
In a statement to Petra on Wednesday, Qadi said that the meetings did not discuss the border demarcation issue as it falls within the jurisdiction of the Joint Jordanian- Syrian Border Demarcation Committee, stressing that what has been reported by one of the local newspapers on postponing the issue of border demarcation to the end of this year is baseless
Summary: Hundreds of Druze residents of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights headed to Syria on a pilgrimage Thursday, crossing the demarcation line with the help of the international Red Cross.
Cambodia and Vietnam have rescheduled the end of their joint border demarcation project for 2012, a senior government official said Wednesday.