Definition for MAR-GIN

MAR-GIN, n. [formerly marge or margent. Fr. marge; Arm. marz; It. margine; Sp. margen; L. margo; Dan. marg. It coincides in elements with marches.]

  1. A border; edge; brink; verge; as, the margin of a river or lake.
  2. The edge of the leaf or page of it book, left blank or filled with notes.
  3. The edge of a wound.
  4. In botany, the edge of a leaf. Lee.

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