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Synonyms for border



border on something


Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for border

a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

the line or area separating geopolitical units

to put or form a border on

to be contiguous or next to

border on: to come near, as in quality or amount

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for border

the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary

the boundary of a surface

a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge

a strip forming the outer edge of something

form the boundary of

enclose in or as if in a frame

provide with a border or edge


lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

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In present survey (90%) practitioners used low fusing impression compound for border molding. The results of present study are consistent with the previous studies.6,7,8,11,14,20,22,23
In a survey of US prosthodontists and dental schools it was observed that 68% prosthodontists and 96% dental schools use low fusing compound for border molding. In a survey of predoctoral clinical curriculum it was noted that 64% used low fusing compound for peripheral tracing.10
After this, border molding of the tray was done with green stick compound impression material, the spacer removed and vent holes were made in the tray.
Proper denture extension through border molding to record the anatomy of tissues was also emphasized.20,21 1930-1950 was the era that recognized the anatomy of the denture bearing area and muscle physiology as related to impression procedures.
Border molding varied from pulling the cheeks downward to having the patient move the cheeks in a downward direction.