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Definition:

  1. [noun] a structure supporting or containing something
    Synonyms: work, framing

  2. [noun] one of a series of still transparent photographs on a strip of film used in making movies

  3. [noun] 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"
    Synonyms: human body, physical body, material body, soma, build, figure, physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, form, flesh

  4. [noun] a period of play in baseball during which each team has a turn at bat
    Synonyms: inning

  5. [noun] the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an animal
    Synonyms: skeletal system, skeleton, systema skeletale

  6. [noun] the internal supporting structure that gives an artifact its shape; "the building has a steel skeleton"
    Synonyms: skeleton, skeletal under

  7. [verb] enclose in or as if in a frame; "frame a picture"
    Synonyms: in, border

  8. [verb] enclose in a frame, as of a picture

  9. [verb] take or catch as if in a snare or trap; "I was set up!"; "The innocent man was framed by the police"
    Synonyms: ensnare, entrap, set up

  10. [verb] formulate in a particular style or language; "I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"
    Synonyms: redact, cast, put, couch

  11. [verb] draw up the plans or basic details for; "frame a policy"
    Synonyms: compose, draw up

  12. [verb] construct by fitting or uniting parts together
    Synonyms: up

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