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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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It should also be noted that within the framework of the internship, officers and cadets of the National Border Guard Academy will be able to put into practice the knowledge and skills acquired during the training and at the same time enhance the security of the state border.
Sen Karuna urged the government to crack down harder on those committing border crime.
Pashinyan's arrival at the Directorate of border troops of the national security service, performance there with a solemn speech, congratulate the "holiday" and imaginary successes of the Armenian border guards looks particularly ridiculous.
He promised the residents that he would not get tired of calling for the improved manning of the border fence.
Hundreds of people on both sides of the border were stranded, while people living in the bordering town were gripped by fear.
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.
He said we acknowledge that tribal people living near the border are economically dependent on the trade and business done via Pak-Afghan border.
At the Danube Bridge - Vidin border checkpoint there is 5 km line of waiting trucks.
"This summer, the Police and Border Guard Board is planning to mark the border regime area on the Narva Reservoir with approximately 40 new spar buoys," Helen Neider-Veerme, head of the office for integrated administration of the border at the Estonian Police and Border Guard Board, informed.
Customs and Border Protection agents patrolling the Douglas Port of Entry, a border inspection station in the small Arizona town of Douglas, noticed several people on the Mexican side of the border fence running in the opposite direction Friday, (https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/us-mexico-authorities-dismantle-catapult-used-launch-drugs-over-border) according to a news release .
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.
Reminding Iran's lengthy border with its neighbors, he expressed displeasure in the neighboring states' (Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq) lax control over the common borders.