Grammar Patterns

N between pl-n

The 'boundary' group

These nouns refer to a physical or metaphorical boundary or barrier. Demarcation can refer to a boundary or the setting of a boundary.
The Matterhorn, on the border between Valais (Switzerland) and Piedmont (Italy), is celebrated for its precipitate sides.
Keeping a clear boundary between fantasy and reality is vitally important.
Mongolia has served as a buffer between Russia and China.
There was not always a clear demarcation between the various filmmaking roles.
  • barrier
  • border
  • borderline
  • boundary
  • buffer
  • demarcation
  • distance
  • divide
  • dividing line
  • division
  • frontier
  • line
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