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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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20 In our study, the younger age group showed a significant correlation with emotionally unstable-impulsive type, histrionics and dependent personality traits, while one study reported that the prevalence of borderline, histrionics and antisocial traits was higher in young rather than old age.12
All scales like childhood traumatic experiences, negative schemas, histrionic PD, antisocial PD, narcissistic PD and borderline PD had greater than 0.70 alpha reliability coefficients.
The borderline is fully aware of his/her destructive behavior but is nevertheless helpless.
One patient in the borderline group had a rising amylase despite having a stable serum creatinine at 9 months post-operatively.
How nursing staff respond to the label "borderline personality disorder." Hosp Community Psychiatry.
In the course of recent two decades, borderline personality disorder (BPD) has got the center place in the psychiatric and psychological issues.
The source further added that the entire borderline from Qa'em-Albu Kamal border-crossing up to al-Walid-al-Tanf border-crossing has been freed from ISIL following the recent advances of the Iraqi and Syrian government forces.
Borderline substances (i.e., substances that produced test results within the BR) detected in the experimental sets of individual test methods are shown in Section 3.2.
The two most common histologic categories of borderline tumors are serous and mucinous cell types.
Borderline personality disorder can make relationships difficult
"We wanted to work against our borderline and change our borderline - and the players did that."
"What qualifies as 'out of the ordinary'?" asks Andy (Borderline's version of Pam Beasley, the relatively normal girl trapped with the coterie of weirdos), trying to expose the new directive for the thinly veiled racial profiling that it is.