Definition of Framing

1. Noun. Formulation of the plans and important details. "The framing of judicial decrees"

Generic synonyms: Conceptualisation, Conceptualization, Formulation
Derivative terms: Frame

2. Noun. A framework that supports and protects a picture or a mirror. "The frame was much more valuable than the miror it held"
Exact synonyms: Frame
Generic synonyms: Framework
Derivative terms: Frame, Frame, Frame, Frame

Definition of Framing

1. n. The act, process, or style of putting together a frame, or of constructing anything; a frame; that which frames.

Definition of Framing

1. Verb. (present participle of frame) ¹

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Definition of Framing

1. framework [n -S] - See also: framework

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Framing

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Literary usage of Framing

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1. The Young Mill-wright and Miller's Guide: Illustrated by Twenty-eight by Oliver Evans, Cadwallader Evans, Thomas Ellicott (1860)
"On the framing of Mill-Work. "Mill-work, from its motion, occasions a tremor on all the parts of its framing, which subjects it to much more speedy decay ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"Tho plainest quality of framing, in which it is square on both sides, is used in the fittings of inferior bed-rooms, inner'closets, and the plainer domestic ..."

3. Handbook of Building Construction: Data for Architects, Designing and by George Albert Hool, Nathan Clarke Johnson (1920)
"The locations of nearby partitions and proposed ceiling treatment will influence the arrangement of the framing. _.. No loads come from the ele- vators at ..."

4. Farm Buildings by William Arthur Foster, Deane G. Carter (1922)
"CHAPTER XXXV RAFTER framing AND CUTTING ROOF framing is considered one of the most difficult parts of construction. The carpenter solves the problems of ..."

5. An Elementary Course of Civil Engineering: For the Use of Cadets of the by Dennis Hart Mahan (1867)
"That branch of framing which relates to the combinations of beams of timber is ... The object to be attained in framing is to give, by a suitable ..."

6. Remarks on the Constitution and Practice of Courts Martial: With a Summary by Thomas Frederick Simmons (1863)
"7 Some few observations, therefore, as to framing of charges, ... It is required that " in framing charges, the utmost charges mwt be care is to be taken to ..."

7. Practical Essays on Mill Work and Other Machinery by Robertson Buchanan, Thomas Tredgold (1841)
"ON THE framing OF MILL-WORK. PREFACE. THE preceding Essays relate principally to the moving parts of machinery, but as it seemed essential to a system of ..."

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