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 for frame
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the framework for a pair of eyeglasses
      2: a single one of a series of still transparent pictures
         forming a cinema, television or video film
      3: alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo
         studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the
         spirit is willing but the flesh is weak" [syn: human body,
         physical body, material body, soma, build, figure,
         physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame,
         form, flesh]
      4: (baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each
         team has a turn at bat [syn: inning, frame]
      5: a single drawing in a comic_strip
      6: an application that divides the user's display into two or
         more windows that can be scrolled independently
      7: a system of assumptions and standards that sanction behavior
         and give it meaning [syn: frame of reference, frame]
      8: the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a
         frame for the body of an animal [syn: skeletal system,
         skeleton, frame, systema skeletale]
      9: the internal supporting structure that gives an artifact its
         shape; "the building has a steel skeleton" [syn: skeleton,
         skeletal frame, frame, underframe]
      10: a framework that supports and protects a picture or a
          mirror; "the frame enhances but is not itself the subject of
          attention"; "the frame was much more valuable than the miror
          it held" [syn: frame, framing]
      11: one of the ten divisions into which bowling is divided
      v 1: enclose in or as if in a frame; "frame a picture" [syn:
           frame, frame in, border]
      2: enclose in a frame, as of a picture
      3: take or catch as if in a snare or trap; "I was set up!"; "The
         innocent man was framed by the police" [syn: ensnare,
         entrap, frame, set up]
      4: formulate in a particular style or language; "I wouldn't put
         it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"
         [syn: frame, redact, cast, put, couch]
      5: make up plans or basic details for; "frame a policy" [syn:
         frame, compose, draw up]
      6: construct by fitting or uniting parts together [syn: frame,
         frame up]

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