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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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Floerkemeier, "Bayesian transmission strategy for framed ALOHA based RFID protocols," in Proc.
By examining the context in which an issue is framed, the model is able to explore whether the news media employ a global or domestic outlook.
For those framing critics who consider only these nested narratives, it is as if the world/work division is not sufficient for us to consider something framed. Rather we need another level, in which we can view a painter within a painting generating another (necessarily smaller) painting in order to call the interior painting (and only that) a framed work.
This is what the Bakers call Dee's "fashionably 'aesthetic' distance from southern expediencies," her "'framed' experience." The Bakers speak contemptuously of Dee's "world of pretended wholeness," of "framed and institutionalized art"--her "Polaroid" world.
A huge sign announcing "Pictures & Frames" hangs above the department, which is flanked by framed art, plastic storage and small electrics.
The idea for this paper arose out of reading, in close succession, the three volumes of Janet Frame's autobiography, (1) Barbara Johnson's article, 'The Frame of Reference' (which discusses Derrida's reading of Lacan's reading of Poe's 'The Purloined Letter') (2) and Framer Framed, the latest book by theorist and film-maker Trinh Minh-Ha (3) and, as the paper's title suggests, it plays heavily on the plural possibilities of the word and the name 'frame'.
For me, that savings often makes the difference between leaving some sentimental treasure tucked away in a drawer and getting it framed and hung on the wall.
I find that the most challenging work comes from customers with pieces that are so unusual that I can't imagine why they want them framed in the first place.
An example of this is the widely used task "Asian disease problem" (Tversky & Kahneman, 1981), which is framed as follows:
It's almost as easy to deliver to the customer a flat print as it is to deliver a mounted print or a framed print," says Rob Markoff, CPF, owner of Artrageous!
Added Barry Cohen, president of Hermitage Fine Arts, "The consumer is looking for media other than frames and framed art."
Does it look as though you haven't framed anything new since the '90s?