Definitions and translations for "frontier"

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1. That part of a country which fronts or faces another country or an unsettled region; the marches; the border, confine, or extreme part of a country, bordering on another country; the border of the settled and cultivated part of a country; as, the frontier of civilization.
2. An outwork of a fortification.
Adjective
3. Lying on the exterior part; bordering; conterminous.
A frontier town
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English - English - frontier

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n. border; settled land bordering unexplored territory

English - Spanish - frontier

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s. frontera

English - French - frontier

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n. frontière

English - German - frontier

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n. Grenze; Grenzgebiet

English - Indonesian - frontier

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n. batas, perbatasan, padan, garis perbatasan

English - Italian - frontier

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s. frontiera, linea di confine; zona di frontiera; (Stor; am) frontiera dell'Ovest

English - Polish - frontier

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n. granica
a. pograniczny, nadgraniczny

English - Portuguese - frontier

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s. fronteira

English - Romanian - frontier

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n. frontieră, graniţă, hotar, fort

English - Russian - frontier

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с. граница, рубеж, форт; граница продвижения поселенцев в США

English - Turkish - frontier

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i. sınır, hudut
s. sınırda olan, sınır

English - Ukrainian - frontier

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n. кордон, рубіж, смуга: прикордонна смуга, межа
a. прикордонний

English - Dutch - frontier

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zn. grens, grensgebied

English - Greek - frontier

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ουσ. σύνορο
επίθ. μεθόριος

English - Arabic - frontier

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‏حد، حدود، تخم حدود، أقصى ما إنتهى إليه العلم‏
‏حدودي، تخومي، رائد‏

English - Chinese - frontier

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(名) 边界, 边境

English - Chinese - frontier

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(名) 邊界, 邊境

English - Hindi - frontier

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n. सीमा-प्रदेश, सीमांत, सरहद

English - Japanese - frontier

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(名) 国境; 辺境; 最前線

English - Korean - frontier

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명. 국경 지방; 미개척의 영역

English - Vietnamese - frontier

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n. biên giới, ranh giới
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Synonyms for frontier
1. new field of learning: cutting edge, breakthrough
2. border: boundary, limit, hinterland, outskirts