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. Joseph French, a Detective Inspector appearing in several novels by Freeman Wills Crofts. one complete game of snooker; a match usually comprises at least three frames. William Percy French (1854-1920), Irish songwriter and entertainer. in psychology, Framing (psychology). actor. 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. Victor French (1934-1989), U.S.
See frame (dance). Valerie French, professional wrestling valet ("Sunshine"). the connection between lead and follow in partner dancing. entrepreneur and theatrical publisher. each player's turn in bowling games. Samuel French (1821-1898), U.S. also in mathematics, a frame can refer to a complete Heyting algebra. Nicki French is a female singer and dancer born in Carlisle, Cumbria, England.
Also projective frame. Nicci French the pseudonym for a couple of London journalists, Nicci Gerrard and Sean French. See vierbein for an orthonormal frame. feminist author. 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. Marilyn French (born 1929), U.S. a frame of reference in physics. John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres (1852-1925), British military commander of World War I.
a narrative frame in literature, film, or storytelling. John Alexander French, Australian corporal of World War II. a frame tale in literature. drummer. Semantic frames in cognitive science, linguistics, or communication theory. John French, U.S. the frame problem in artificial intelligence, a data structure for representing a stereotyped situation. areospace engineer.
in video compression different frames –- called I-frames, P-frames, B-frames, and D-frames –- are used for motion compensation. George French (1841-1921), Commissioner of the Northwest Mounted Police. a complete image, or the set of all picture elements representing it, in video display. real estate tycoon. 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). Emma Lee French (1836-1897), British who settled in the old American West. frames are often called after a shape they resemble, e.g. Dawn French (born 1957), British comedienne. in mechanical engineering, a bicycle frame, for instance. David French (born 1939), Canadian playwright. a beehive frame. sculptor.
a space frame in construction. Daniel Chester French (1850-1931), U.S. in art, a picture frame is a solid border around a picture or painting. actor. French (1860-1952), U.S. Charles K.
French Kiss (film). French (sex), oral sex. French kiss. Samuel French Ltd, theatrical publishers and booksellers.
The French, a band, an offshoot of Hefner. French (euphemism), often used in the UK as a derogatory term (as in "Pardon my French"). the French people, an ethnic group in France. the residents or citizens of France.
the French language, a Romance language spoken primarily in Western Europe, Western and Central Africa and Canada.