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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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No que se refere as especies com os maiores Valores de Importancia (VI), observa-se que o componente arboreo apresentou elevada semelhanca entre os setores de borda (0 - 50 m) e interior (50 - 100 m), com um compartilhamento de sete especies (Matayba elaeagnoides Radlk., Ocoteapubenilct (Rich.) Nees, Lithrea brasiliensis Marchand, Araucaria angustifolia, Cupania vernalis Cambess, Ocoteapulchella Mart e Gasearia decandra Jacq.) dentre as dez de maior importancia relativa (Figura 3).
Segun el mismo Fals Borda, muchos son los autores que han influido en el y en otros representantes de esta convergencia intelectual: "G.
Aqui vemos una de las tesis propuestas por Borda de amalgama entre lo ancestral y lo academico.
Fica claro que, com a reducao do tamanho dos fragmentos, perde-se a heterogeneidade da paisagem (menor variacao do PSSD) e, com isso, aumenta-se a necessidade de areas centrais intactas, a fim de garantir area de habitat efetivamente util ao abrigo de especies sensiveis ao efeito de borda. A perda de area (CA), alem de ter provocado a reducao do tamanho do fragmento (MPS), conduziu a paisagem menor heterogeneidade e, consequentemente, ao aumento de area sob efeito de borda, tornando-a menos resistente a quaisquer disturbios ou perturbacoes ambientais.
Bowen said he kept Borda's body in his home for 15 days before wrapping it in cardboard.
In the previous section, we have reviewed the similarity measure on traditional BORDA voting, [S.sub.BORDA], for multivariate time series.
A maior parte das pecas com decoracao plastica apresentou incisao com representacoes de motivos associados a pintura ou incisoes isoladas paralelas aos labios das bordas.
Climaco Soto Borda fue un humorista excelso, y esa virtud constituyo el segundo mayor defecto--despues del intento de imitar a Silva--que padecio Diana Cazadora.
3) tracar uma linha na area central da banda de Moebius (equidistante aos lados da borda), percorrendo toda sua extensao ate que o tracado encontre seu ponto de partida;
"The Hall has such a visceral impact, you feel that you are part of the musical experience," says Borda. "It feels like about 13-, 14-hundred seats to me.