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Entry Word: border
Function: noun
Text: 1 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something <a rug with a fancily embroidered border>
Synonyms bound, boundary, brim, circumference, compass, confines, edge, end, fringe, margin, perimeter, periphery, rim, skirt, verge
Related Words crest, hem, lip; ceiling, maximum; demarcation, extent, limitation, measure, restriction, termination; borderland, frontier, march, pale
Near Antonyms center; inner, inside, interior
2 a region along the dividing line between two countries <people who live on an international border get used to carrying a passport> -- see FRONTIER 1