the border

noun

Definition of the border

: a specific border (as between countries) They've lived in southern Texas for years, but have never been south of the border.

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“The border.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20border. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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