Noun(1) a wilderness at the edge of a settled area of a country(2) an international boundary or the area (often fortified(3) an undeveloped field of study; a topic inviting research and development
(1) We have always said that our story is like the story of the frontier towns and the hinterland outposts.(2) I give more credit to the nameless women who settled the frontier and thus earned the right to vote in western states.(3) The North Korean capital, Pyongyang, was captured a month later, and the UN forces advanced towards the frontier with China.(4) his novel of the American frontier(5) Settling the American frontier was a matter of private choice, as were decisions about moving on.(6) Like many frontier outposts, Tombstone was a town divided.(7) The high Andes peaks constitute its natural frontier with Bolivia and Argentina.(8) From Basle to Haguenau, the River Rhine acted as the frontier between Germany and France - and also as a very formidable defensive barrier.(9) The frontier mentality and adversarial roles are being replaced with new models of sustainability.(10) The German concentration against France had left only one army to defend the eastern frontier .(11) The waterway has its source in western Zambia, forming the frontier between Zimbabwe and Zambia and passing through central Mozambique before it empties into the Indian Ocean.(12) We want to bring our students as quickly as possible to the frontier of current understanding.(13) The farther west the preachers and padres rode the less evidence they found of Christianity, not just in the rail towns but also in the frontier settlements a day's ride from the depots.(14) Hard country tends to bring out a frontier mentality in its settlers, and there's not much evidence of concern for the environment in Arizona.(15) Differing colonial experiences and the settlement of the western frontier created strong and persistent regional political interests.(16) France's frontier with Belgium
(1) delivered at frontier :: gelewer by die grens
1. border ::
2. boundary ::
3. borderline ::
4. dividing line ::
5. demarcation line ::
6. perimeter ::
7. limit ::
9. rim ::
Different Formsfrontier, frontiers
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