Brush Border

Science / Biology / Brush Border: The collection of microvilli forming a border on the intestinal side of the epithelial cells of the small intestine.

Other Words for Border

Border Noun Synonyms: edge, margin, hem, binding, trimming, trim, edging, periphery, purfle, purfling
Border Verb Synonyms: edge, trim, bind, fringe, purfle

Other Words for Brush

Brush Noun Synonyms: brushwood, shrubs, undergrowth, branches, scrub, brush, bracken, brambles, underbrush, underwood
Brush Verb Synonyms: scrub, clean, groom, curry, sweep, whisk, gather


Entertainment / Baseball / Brushback: A ball thrown high and inside by a pitcher for the purpose of pushing him further away from the plate and also, putting the fear of god into him. (also called Chin Music or High and Tight). MORE


Life Style / Painting / Brushability: The ability or ease with which paint can be brushed. MORE

Cross-Border Risk

Business / Finance / Cross-Border Risk: The exchange rate between two currencies expressed as the ratio of two foreign exchange rates that are both expressed in terms of a third currency. Foreign exchange rate between two currencies other t MORE

Dry Brush

Life Style / Painting / Dry Brush: Any textured application of paint where your brush is fairly dry (thin or thick paint) and you rely the hairs of your brush, the angle of attack of your stroke, and the paper's surface texture to crea MORE

Wire Brushing

Life Style / Painting / Wire Brushing: Cleaning a surface with a wire brush, or wire power brush. MORE

Paint Brushes

Life Style / Painting / Paint Brushes: The first known examples are probably those used in Egypt which were simple bundles of thin reeds bound to a handle; the British Museum has one of these and its date is put at about 1900 BCE. Since th MORE