a saw with a thin blade held in a specially shaped frame Also called span saw
[freym-shift] /ˈfreɪmˌʃɪft/ noun, Genetics. 1. the addition or deletion of one or more nucleotides in a strand of DNA, which the codon triplets of the genetic code of messenger RNA and causes a misreading during translation, resulting in an aberrant protein and therefore a mutation. frameshift (frām’shĭft’) Relating to a mutation that occurs when one […]
noun, Genetics. 1. a mutation caused by frameshift.
- Frame someone up
verb phrase To incriminate an innocent personwithfalse evidence: Theycouldn’tgethim legally, so they framed him up with a phony burglary charge (1900+)
- Frames per second
unit (fps) The unit of measurement of the frame rate of a moving image. (2000-02-02)