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border

noun ambit, borderland, boundary, bounds, brim, brink, circumference, circumjacence, confine, edge, edging, end, enframement, extremity, flange, frame, fringe, frontier, hem, ledge, limit, line of demarcation, marge, margin, outline, outpost, outside, outskirts, pale, perimeter, periphery, purlieus, rim, selvedge, side, skirt, termination, verge
Associated concepts: border search

border

(Approach), verb abut upon, adjoin, align connergently, approximate, be in the vicinity of, be near, close on, come close, come to a point, concentrate, converge, draw near, encroach, gravitate toward, join, juxtapose, lie near, meet, move toward, near, neighbor, place in juxtaposition, place near, place parallel, proximate, put along side, skim, skirt, unite, verge, verge upon

border

(Bound), verb abut upon, adiacere, adjoin, appose, attach, attingere, be adjacent to, be circumjacent to, be conterminous, be contiguous, be in conjunction with, be in contact with, be juxtaposed, butt, cincture, circumpose, circumvalate, circumvent, close in, confine, conjoin, connect, contain, corral, cut off, define, delimit, delimitate, demarcate, edge, embrace, encase, enchase, enclose, enclose within bounds, encompass, ensphere, envelop, environ, extend to, flank, frame, gird, hem in, join, juxtapose, juxtaposit, lean against, lie contiguous to, lie next to, limit, mark off, meet end to end, meet with, outline, place limitations, proscribe, restrain, restrict, shut in, specify limits, stake out, surround
See also: abutment, ambit, boundary, circumscribe, connection, contact, contain, define, demarcate, enclose, enclosure, encompass, end, extremity, frontier, hedge, juxtapose, limit, margin, mete, outline, periphery, tenant, termination
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he BSF also says that infiltration and cross border movement of militancy along porous stretch of border in Meghalaya and Assam continues to raise concerns.
Not only US and the Afghan governments should support that effort, the US government should offer latest electronic equipment to help detect cross border movement.
Barriers on movement will be removed further through the implementation of a cross border movement control system in terms of which passports will be scanned but not stamped.
ISLAMABAD -- Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Wednesday called upon Afghanistan to check cross border movement of terrorists.
Meanwhile, both the foreign ministers reviewed ways to chalk out a joint strategy with a view to stop illegal cross border movement of the people.
Fencing was in the best interest of both the countries to stop illegal cross border movement and terrorism, Ayaz Sadiq added.
To scrutinize cross border movement and ensure strict check on terrorist's movement, the forum reviewed progress of measures being taken for effective border management.
Nisar Ali Khan Tuesday said that the fencing of the western border with effective surveillance mechanism would significantly help in checking illegal and cross border movement of unwanted elements.