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border

1. the dividing line or frontier between political or geographic regions
2. 
a. a region straddling such a boundary
b. (as modifier): border country
3. 
a. a design or ornamental strip around the edge or rim of something, such as a printed page or dinner plate
b. (as modifier): a border illustration
4. a long narrow strip of ground planted with flowers, shrubs, trees, etc., that skirts a path or wall or surrounds a lawn or other area

Border

1
Allan (Robert). born 1955, Australian cricketer; captain of Australia (1985--94)

Border

2 the
1. the area straddling the border between England and Scotland
2. the area straddling the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland
3. the region in S South Africa around East London

Border

A margin, rim, or edge around or along an element; a design or a decorative strip on the edge of an element.

Border

 

a part of a theatrical set consisting of a piece of fabric hung above the stage on a rod to conceal the gridiron, suspended sets, and the openings over the sets. The first border is part of the stage portal and of the permanent wings.


Border

 

a flower bed in the form of a strip measuring from 0.5 to 3 m wide and edged with ornamental border plants. In a large area, a border is divided into sections by paths that are 20–25 m long. Each border contains one type or a mixture of simultaneously annual, perennial, bulbous, mat or leafy ornamental blooming plants set in lengthwise rows or in a pattern. Borders are commonly used for decorative purposes in gardens and parks in populated places, especially in parterres.

border

In a theater, a strip of material which is stretched horizontally over the top of a stage, usually on rigging; used to mask the flies, lights, and other objects of scenery or overhead machinery.
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Every year I have a poppy planted in the Field of Remembrance in the South Wales Borderers section.
this put miles in source " In 2013, Army families faced massive upheaval as the Royal Scots Borderers moved from Edinburgh to Belfast.
The spurred the Borderers into action and their best opening was created by centre Scott Nichol, who saw his support players bundled out.
At the outbreak of World War One, he joined the 4th Battalion South Wales Borderers as major.
Having not won a home game since last month, the Borderers will be hoping that the new manager, along with the experienced Robbie Horn, can inspire the team to a much-needed victory.
The historic small town of Holywood, where the Royal Scots Borderers are moving, may not have the glamour of its US namesake, but property prices reflect its desirable location along Northern Ireland's "gold coast" on the north shore of Belfast Lough.
The shot was fired at close range and devastated the men of The Royal Scots Borderers.
They were both from the Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland.
They gathered at the Canon Hill Chapel in Canley Crematorium on Friday as a piper played Blue Bonnets Over The Border, an anthem of the King'sOwn Scottish Borderers regiment, inwhich Mr Adams served as a Lance Corporal of the 7th battalion.
I've just recently been told by a relative that he may have been in the King's Own Scottish Borderers.
The pictures show a number of young men, said to be squaddies from the 1st Battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland: the Royal Scots and Kings Own Scottish Borderers, snorting white powder from a CD case.
Second-placed Newbridge closed the gap at the top to seven points as they comfortably disposed of Cwmllynfell 34-18 but the match of the day took place at Merthyr where the hosts, leading 33-6 against Whitland at the interval, went down to the narrowest of defeats as the Borderers fought back to win 42-41.