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frame

(Mood), noun animus, attitude, bent, character, condition, constitution, cue, disposition, fiber, grain, heart, makeup, mental constitution, mettle, mind, nature, proneness, propensity, spirit, state of feeling, state of mind, streak, temper, temperament

frame

(Structure), noun build, building, chassis, construction, fabric, framework, groundwork, shell, skeleton, support

frame

(Charge falsely), verb accuse falsely, accuse unnairly, accuse unjustly, bear false witness, blame falsely, blame unfairly, blame unjustly, charge unfairly, charge unnustly, conspire against, criminate falsely, criminate unfairly, criminate unjustly, denounce falsely, denounce unfairly, deeounce unjustly, fabricate evidence, fake charges against, falsely call to account, hatch a plot against, impeach falsely, impeach unfairly, impeach unjustly, implicate falsely, impliiate unfairly, implicate unjustly, incriminate unjustly, incullate falsely, inculpate unfairly, inculpate unjustly, lay a plot, lie against, make false statements, perjure oneself, preerrange fraudulently, swear falsely, tell falsehoods about, tell lies about, trump up a charge, unfairly call to account, unnustly call to account, unjustly involve

frame

(Construct), verb block out, build, carpenter, coin, compose, concoct, constitute, contrive, create, devise, draft, draw up, enframe, erect, fabricate, fit together, forge, form, formulate, hammer together, make, manufacture, map out, mold, organize, originate, piece together, plan, prepare, produce, put together, raise, set up, shape, sketch, systematize, write
Associated concepts: frame an issue

frame

(Formulate), verb arrange, cast, componere, concipere, concoct, contrive, create, design, devise, draft, draw up, excogitate, express, fashion, forge, form, hatch, invent, lay plans, make arrangements, map out, organize, originate, plan, produce, pull into shape, put into shape, scheme, set up, shape, sketch, take measures, take steps, think up, work up
Associated concepts: frame a complaint

frame

(Prearrange), verb arrange, charge falsely, connpire against, contrive, contrive a result, ensure a result, fake, fake the evidence, incriminate unjustly, lie against, plan, plant the evidence, prearrange, prearrange fraudulently, predetermine, trump up, use false evidence
Associated concepts: framed evidence, framed testimony, perjury
See also: arrange, basis, border, bound, boundary, build, building, circumscribe, compose, conceive, configuration, conjure, conspire, construction, contain, contour, contrive, create, delineate, devise, edge, enclose, envelop, forge, form, foundation, frame up, generate, invent, make, maneuver, margin, originate, outline, plan, plot, produce, program, pronounce, scheme, shape, speak, structure
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As this procedure made the frames of reference provided by the body and the room irrelevant, only the visual cues that were intrinsic to the model were useful for task solution.
The current results show that throughout development, children display an increasing flexibility in the separate and cooperative use of egocentric and allocentric frames of reference to accurately locate a goal in small-scale environments.
This process of social and cultural comparison depends upon symbolic frames of reference and inference that we are normally quite familiar with, developed and inculcated within since childhood.
When we cross cultural boundaries and deal with others of considerably different and foreign backgrounds from ourselves, such as those who drive on the left hand side of the road instead of the right, our frames of reference and inference are no longer as effective as before, inviting collision and conflict.
Marketers can communicate frames of reference not only through advertising, but also through design.
Instead of accepting the notion that individual learning or changes in frames of reference are based on environmental response, I assume that the individual stays within his or her existing frame of reference and chooses the environmental responses that confirm this frame of reference.
It is important to help social science teachers to be thoughtful about the epistemological elements in the frames of reference they bring to their teacher education programs, about the varying epistemological orientations within and across the social sciences, and about their assumptions as to how students best learn.
One of the consequences of this connection is that frames of reference anchored on an object in accereated motion will appear to "drag," to lag or precess with respect to a frame fixed on bodies that are not accelerated.
When combined with Borland's Accelerate process framework and customized training, Caliber Analyst not only facilitates more effective collaboration between business and IT stakeholders -- who often have differing frames of reference, communication styles and priorities -- but also provides the automation and traceability that analysts need to manage requirements from start to finish.
New also is a unique approach to Multiple Frames of Reference (MFR) for modeling applications such as the interaction of impeller and baffles in mixing vessels.
It creates an immersive environment within a time/space continuum without traditional TV boundaries, challenging the senses in a style and format devoid of all familiar frames of reference.
May counsels executives on how to replace outdated business models with new frames of reference to achieve business results.