A frame or framework is a structural system or a skeleton that supports other components of the object. It is used in this basic sense in art, construction, and mechanical engineering, and the expression 'frame' for eyeglasses.
The word also has many extended, metaphorical meanings in various fields:
The Frames is also the name of an Irish rock band, fronted by Glen Hansard.
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A frame or framework is a structural system or a skeleton that supports other components of the object. The doublet “guy“ is thus used of a rope which steadies a sail when it is being raised or lowered, or of a rope, chain or stay supporting an object such as a funnel, mast, derrick or tent. one complete game of snooker; a match usually comprises at least three frames. In mechanical usage, the term "guide" has widespread applications, being used of anything which steadies or directs the motion of an object, as of the “leading” screw of a screw-cutting lathe, of a loose pulley used to steady a driving-belt, or of the bars or rods in a steam-engine which keep the sliding blocks moving in a straight line. in psychology, Framing (psychology). For example you could say the wiki used in some universities are like guides to that university, etc... in law, to frame someone is to make it look as if they committed a crime when they in fact did not commit said crime, as in the title of the movie Who Framed Roger Rabbit; see frameup. The name guide can be used for a knowledge management database, from the point of wiew of the one who uses the information, not those who actually write it.
See frame (dance). The word "guide" can also refer to a book or document, in the sense of an elementary primer on some subject, or of one giving full information for travellers of a country, district or town. the connection between lead and follow in partner dancing. Whymper to the Andes, the brothers Lauener, Christian Almer and Jakob and Melchior Anderegg. each player's turn in bowling games. Carrel, who went with E. also in mathematics, a frame can refer to a complete Heyting algebra. A.
Also projective frame. Of the more famous guides since the beginning of Alpine climbing may be mentioned Auguste Balmat, Michel Cros, Maquignay, J. See vierbein for an orthonormal frame. In Chamonix a statue has been raised to Jacques Balmat, who was the first to climb Mont Blanc in 1786. in mathematics, a frame is an abstract concept on a manifold, generalising frame of reference to a basis for the tangent bundle varying from point to point. The names of many of the great guides have become historical. a frame of reference in physics. In climbing in Switzerland, the central committee of the Swiss Alpine Club issues a guides’ tariff which fixes the charges for guides and porters; there are three sections, for the Valais and Vaudois Alps, for the Bernese Oberland, and for central and eastern Switzerland.
a narrative frame in literature, film, or storytelling. It is thus natural to find that the Alpine guides have been requisitioned for mountaineering expeditions all over the world. a frame tale in literature. This professional class of guides arose in the middle of the 19th century when Alpine climbing became recognized as a sport. Semantic frames in cognitive science, linguistics, or communication theory. A particular class of guides are those employed in mountaineering; these are not merely to show the way but stand in the position of professional climbers with an expert knowledge of rock and snowcraft, which they impart to the amateur, at the same time assuring the safety of the climbing party in dangerous expeditions. the frame problem in artificial intelligence, a data structure for representing a stereotyped situation. In drill, a “guide “ is an officer or non-commissioned officer told off to regulate the direction and pace of movements, the remainder of the unit maintaining their alignment and distances by him.
in video compression different frames –- called I-frames, P-frames, B-frames, and D-frames –- are used for motion compensation. In European wars up to the time of the French Revolution, the absence of large-scale detailed maps made local guides almost essential to the direction of military operations, and in the 18th century the general tendency to the stricter organization of military resources led in various countries to the special training of guide officers (called Feldjäger, and considered as general staff officers in the Prussian army), who had the primary duty of finding, and if necessary establishing, routes across country for those parts of the army that had to move parallel to the main road and as nearly as possible at deploying interval from each other, for in those days armies rarely spread out so far as to have the use of two or more made roads. a complete image, or the set of all picture elements representing it, in video display. The /d/ sound originates with the Italian form guida; the word probably ultimately derives from the Teutonic, having connections with the base seen in Old English witan (to know). one of the film frames or video frames composing a film or video
an A-frame, often used as a caning -, whipping - or flogging frame, used for securing the victim of physical punishment (either standing with his hands tied where the side bars meet above him, or to bend over the shorter cross-bar).
a space frame in construction. in art, a picture frame is a solid border around a picture or painting.