borderline case

bor·der·line case

a patient, whose clinical findings are suggestive, but not fully convincing, of a specific diagnosis.

bor·der·line case

(bōrdĕr-līn kās)
Patient, whose clinical findings are suggestive, but not fully convincing, of a specific diagnosis.
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However, this being a borderline case, the decision to refuse him entry here could be overturned as it goes against article 8 of the European Convention of Human Rights.
Ms Saunders said: "I have always said that in my view this was an extremely difficult and borderline case because of the strong arguments on both sides.
He added this was the type of borderline case between murder and manslaughter based on medical evidence.
The autism spectrum is very broad and he happens to fall on very mild side to the point where he could be considered as a borderline case.
Another borderline case is the "Method of Study" that Professor Kuyper composed for the theology students of the Free University and that circulated among them (in an "unofficial" version perhaps) in the years after 1890 (it is reproduced in extenso in Rullmann 2:263-72).
The article makes it clear it wasn't a borderline case either.
So, if someone says that 'Harry is bald', and Harry's is a borderline case of baldness, then the sentence or the expressed proposition will be neither true nor false.
The committee rated this case as a borderline case.
from 10am onwards: exhibition Norbert Enker A Borderline Case - the end of the Berlin Wall (runs until 18 December 2009) - 1pm - 6.
Yours is a borderline case, but you should plead guilty and tell the court you intend to raise special reasons.
Speaking of his one-day ban, Dettori said: "It was a borderline case but I'm glad I've ridden a treble to make up for it.
In his concurring opinion, Breyer called the Texas display "a borderline case.

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