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margin

 [mahr´jin]
an edge or border.
gingival margin gum margin.
gum margin the border of the gingiva surrounding, but unattached to, the substance of the teeth.
margin of safety a calculation that takes the highest animal no observed adverse effect level and estimates a maximum safe level of exposure for humans. It is now generally superseded by the reference dose.

mar·gin

(mar'jin), [TA]
A boundary, edge, or border, as of a surface or structure.
See also: border, edge.
Synonym(s): margo [TA]
[L. margo, border, edge]

margo

/mar·go/ (mahr´go) pl. mar´gines   margin.

margo

A Latin term usually translated as margin, rather than alternatives ( border, edge, brim).

bor·der

(bōr'dĕr)
The part of a surface that forms its outer boundary.
See also: margin
Synonym(s): margo [TA] .

mar·gin

(mahr'jin) [TA]
A boundary, edge, or border, as of a surface or structure.
See also: border
Synonym(s): margo [TA] .

margo

pl. margines [L.] border; margin. See also margin.

margo plicatus
the conspicuous folded edge of the mucous membrane between the large non-glandular portion of the horse's stomach and the dorsally located glandular portion.
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