Border

(redirected from border structures)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

Border

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
In 2002, Kazakhstan and Russia drew boundaries between their sectors in the Caspian Sea, and set three border structures, namely, Kurmangazy, Khvalynsk and Tsentralnoye.
Against this increase in market activity, though, tax authorities are continuing to focus on improving tax revenues and close the perceived "tax gap" (the gap between expected tax revenues and actual tax revenues), with cross- border structures and transactions being subject to increased scrutiny, through the tax assessment process.
The combination of height lists and border structures allows us to answer the following question in constant amortized time: Given a border-edge (u, v) incident to [C.sub.z], what is the next z' after z, up the active path, such that v is adjacent to [C.sub.z']?