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frame

 [frām]
a rigid supporting structure or a structure for immobilizing a part.
Balkan frame an apparatus for continuous extension in treatment of fractures of the femur, consisting of an overhead bar, with pulleys attached, by which the leg is supported in a sling.
Bradford frame a rectangular structure of gas pipe across which are stretched two strips of canvas, once used as a bed frame for patients with fractures or disease of the hip or spine.
quadriplegic standing frame a device for supporting in the upright position a patient whose four limbs are paralyzed.
Stryker frame see stryker frame.

frame

(frām),
A structure made of parts fitted together.

frame

(frām)
A supporting or integrating structure made of parts fitted together.

frame

A structure in metal, plastic, tortoiseshell, wood, leather, etc. for enclosing or supporting ophthalmic lenses but usually considered without the lenses. See spectacles.

frame

(frām)
A supporting or integrating structure made of parts fitted together.
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is sampling the POSIC2G framer (CY7C9537), the industry's first 2.5 Gbps channelized SONET/SDH framer with Generic Framing Procedure (GFP).
intentions of the Framers.(18) The other school, the "broad
Section 10 contains some instances where the states are explicitly prohibited from exercising powers (e.g., "coin money; emit bills of credit"); in other instances in that section the states are empowered to exercise powers granted the federal government in section 8 only after obtaining the permission of the federal government to do so: "keep troops, or ships of war in time of peace." Thus, Redish contends, had the framers wanted to absolutely prohibit states from regulating interstate commerce, they would have listed that prohibition in section 10.
Norbord cares about framers because they install our products and build the communities around us.
Asked if the mayor's comment could sway support away from federalism, Panelo said it depended on 'each individual conscience' of the framers of the Constitution and the people themselves.
Our findings confirm that Framers on both sides of the states' rights debate acknowledged that treaties approved by the federal government should take precedence over state laws and interests.
With, or without, a well-regulated militia, using the language of the framers to justify individual ownership of weapons that fire not one, but hundreds of rounds per minute is a leap too far.
Your frequent framers club boosts not only loyalty but also sales by giving your customers an incentive to buy more frames more often.
Of course, this does not mean that Prakash finds the framers' president a weakling.
The whole point of the exercise on the part of the Framers in putting the "natural-born citizen" eligibility requirement in their constitutional contract for that particular office, and that particular office only, was so that the candidate, if elected--who would then become the commander in chief of the nation's military forces--would have no dual/conflicting loyalties or allegiances, as a dual citizen would be subject to.
Cotabato City - Fourteen surviving framers of the 1987 Constitution are supportive of the proposed Bangsamoro geopolitical entity which was consistent with the Charter's core principle on autonomy or "special status" for "the human development of the people Muslim Mindanao and the Cordilleras."
(7) The result is that many scholars now prize the views of an average person, or a hypothetical ratifier with full knowledge of all of the relevant circumstances (8)--someone best described as a time-traveling law professor--in place of the actual intentions of the constitutional Framers.