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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: border /ˈbɔrdər/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyborder
he/she/itborders
present participlebordering
past tensebordered
past participlebordered
  1. 1

    border

    or

    border on

    to be next to another country or region

    Georgia borders Florida to the north.

  2. 2
    to form a line along the edge of something

    The canal is bordered by poplar trees.

    the wide avenue that borders the park

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