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bor'der line"




boundary line; frontier.

bor•der•line



Pronunciation: (bôr'dur-līn"), [key]
adj.
1. on or near a border or boundary.
2. uncertain; indeterminate; debatable: not an alcoholic, but a borderline case.
3. not quite meeting accepted, expected, or average standards.
4. approaching bad taste or obscenity: He made several borderline remarks that offended them.

n.
a person suffering from borderline personality.

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