border search

Definition of "border search"
  1. It is the process of inspecting a person for illegal objects or substances when they enter into the U.S., either via a border or an equivalent, like the airport they land at
How to use "border search" in a sentence
  1. The agents conducted a border search on the travelers coming from abroad.
  2. Due to high alert, a comprehensive border search was implemented at all entry points.
  3. During a border search, prohibited items were found in the passenger's luggage.

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