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border

 [bor´der]
a bounding line, edge, or surface.
brush border a specialization of the free surface of a cell, consisting of minute cylindrical processes (microvilli) that greatly increase the surface area.
Brush border, characterized by closely packed microvilli. From Dorland's, 2000.
vermilion border the exposed red portion of the upper and lower lips.

bor·der

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

bor·der

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

bor·der

(bōr'dĕr)
The part of a surface that forms its outer boundary.
See also: edge, margin
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The border trades and setting up of "Border Haats" (markets) between India and Bangladesh, the establishment of deportation centre for illegal migrants and criminals and joint border survey of land along the border area were also discussed in the day-long meeting.
Socheat said the improved security situation along the Kingdom's borders in the first six months of this year, compared with last year, was due to increased coordination with the local communities.
In recent years, the Armenian society and even the National Assembly repeatedly drew attention to the necessity of transferring border functions from the Russian border guard service of the federal security service to the Armenian national security service.
"The border guards and law enforcers of Kyrgyzstan arrived immediately, the conflict of was localized," the Border Service said.
The construction of Suam border post is under way.On the Kenya Tanzania border, the ministry has built the Lungalunga/Horohoro, Namanga and Isebania/Sirare posts.
The tribes were informed about the outer enclosure and the importance of security on the border in this Jirga.
He was part of a small group of diplomat who visited the Turkmen-Afghan border recently in a trip organized by the foreign office of Turkmenistan.
He said that at present the terrorist groups don't dare to approach areas any closer than 20km away from the Iranian borders, describing the overall security situation at the country's borders as good.
Flores, Lisa 2003 "Constructing Rhetorical Borders: Peons, Illegal Aliens, and Competing Narratives of Immigration." Critical Studies in Media Communication 20: 362-387.
Executives Without Borders would make a fine addition to a global network that already includes such organizations as Celebrity Chefs Without Borders, Life Coaches Without Borders and Model Train Buffs Without Borders.
It is also vitally important to our nation's security, as it will send a message to our Border Patrol agents on the front lines that they can go back to the crucial job of enforcing our borders and protecting our homeland without fear of being thrown to the wolves.

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