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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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The Prime Minister said Pakistan has been consistently calling for installation of Biometric System and increase in the number of posts to check cross- border movement of undesirable elements from either side.
The cross border movement of such a large quantity of drugs -- one the largest ever found in Cyprus by the authorities -- confirms in the worst way," he said.
I had experience of the cross border movement of drugs before I retired and you need a larger capability to attack that.
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.
Given the highly porous border and heavy and frequent cross border movement, we will have to make collective efforts as one epidemiological block to stop polio virus transmission through a robust closely coordinated plan.
DFO Wildlife Extension KP said Pakistan is signatory to Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora (CITES) and under CITES cross border movement of pangolins, their scales and meat is illegal.
Both sides have erected fences on a larger part of the border, but in some areas, it still used by traffickers, smugglers and militants for cross border movement.
Khan added that Afghanistan was creating hurdles in giving entry permits which was affecting the cross border movement of cargoes.
CHAGHI -- Security has been beefed up in bordering town Taftan and along Pakistan-Iran border to shun cross border movement of miscreants.