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A set line denoting the extremities of a country, government, legal jurisdiction or property. Borders for governments or jurisdictions are agreed between parties or set by a higher authority. Borders between properties are set by a government or the original owner. An owner of property sometimes may subdivide and sell pieces, thereby creating new borders within his old property.


The perimeter of a property as fixed in the legal property description. Boundary line disputes are common,emotional,and often end up in years of litigation and sometimes mayhem.If one is buying property in a subdivision, it is advisable to have the seller locate and point out the markers at the corners of the property.These may or may not be consistent with fence lines, shrubberies, driveways, or even structures built on the wrong side of the boundary.If buying nonsubdivision property, employ the services of a licensed professional surveyor to determine the proper boundary.

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In this current study we provide a substantial argument for evaluating natural boundaries as the preferred analytical unit in order to reflect heterogeneity and spatial variation of such variables in the context of health risk studies (Wakefield and Shaddick 2005; Beale et al.
River Neva, the Svir valley and Lake Onega cannot be counted inside the natural boundaries of Finland, because one meets here in both fauna and flora such a mighty Central European and Russian-Asiatic element that such a boundary does not become sharp nor natural .
95), says within the formidable natural boundaries of Chile exists an almost Eden-like environment for grapes.
Our species has become increasingly inattentive to these natural boundaries.
Its shape can follow available soil surface classification schemes, management zones, natural boundaries or any polygon.
The Park Service and environmentalists want to reconfigure Canyonlands National Park in Utah to follow the basin that defines its natural boundaries.
For vocational sites, a designated break area may be a room with natural boundaries or may be an area that is marked off by furniture or lines on the floor.
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Real conservation, he believes, requires radical legislation setting off huge tracts defined in accordance with the natural boundaries of ecosystems--and not with the arbitrary lines humans draw on maps.
The new patent recognizes the uniqueness of certain functionality, including the software's ability to create polygons using driving routes, single lines, natural boundaries and elevation lines, giving GeoSelector users the ability to microtarget at an unprecedented level.
The island's beauty is enhanced by its natural boundaries, which provide a perfect setting for two upscale resort communities that coexist with our historical downtown waterfront community of Fernandina Beach.
It said that as most of Arunachal Pradesh is wholly domiciled by various ethnic tribal groups, their land and forests are specifically identified with natural boundaries of hillocks, ranges, rivers and tributaries.