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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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Considerable degree of vacuolation, ill-defined brush borders and necrosis in tubular epithelial cells was observed in H and E stained sections of CsA treated group.
In present study, loss of brush border was observed in animals of group B.
The enzymes that bound to the brush border of microvillous membrane including alkaline phosphatase (ALP) leucineaminopeptidase (LAP) -glutamyltransferase (-GT) are collectively called renal brush boarder membrane enzyme (RBBME).
after hatching there is a significant decrease in body weight in the first three days of life (11) as well as growth retardation and reduced meat production (6), which may result from decreased digestive enzyme activity in the intestinal brush border.
Divergent Effects of MYO5B Mutations on Apical Brush Border and Apical Recycling Endosome Organization in Kidney and Intestinal Epithelial Cells of Microvillus Inclusion Disease Patients Presenting with Transient Renal Fanconi Syndrome.
The PAS +ve materials were mainly distributed at the brush border and basement membrane of the tubules (Fig.
Part of this is focally lost and the rest is absorbed into the brush border of the intestinal enterocytes, and ultimately into the blood.
The apical cytoplasm of some principal cells was characterized by prominent apical cytoplasmic expansions projecting into the tubular lumen through the apical brush border (Figs.
exchange regulatory factor-1 (NHERF-1) upon the apical brush border of OK cells.
These PTMs are simple fibrillar layers formed by delamination from the brush border of the epithelial cells (Georgi, 1969).