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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
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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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This website contains information on the Treaty of 1908 between the United States and Canada that completed the mapping of the international boundary from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.
Just be sure to park on the correct side of the international boundary, or you'll have to report to customs when you leave.
when agents observed three men scale over the international boundary fence and cross illegally into the United States from Mexico.
Thereafter I travelled by road alongside international boundary and inspected the fencing, floodlighting and Border Roads, before taking off from Mankachar.
He stated that the tunnel was " 340 metres" from the international boundary with Pakistan.
South Korea does not recognize the ''new straight water baseline'' international boundary unilaterally adopted by Japan in January 1997.
Border Patrol agents received an internal radio notification that indicated a man was making an illegal entry into the United States by climbing over the international boundary fence approximately one mile west of the Calexico West port of entry.
Vishnu Prakash further informed that a group of around 50-60 miscreants involved in illegal activity attempted to drag a BSF personnel on duty towards the Bangladesh side of the international boundary in a recent incident at Malda
The institutions serve the area located within 100 kilometers (about 62 miles) north of the international boundary in the four U.
Implementing agency : International Boundary And Water Commission

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