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)
noun 1. a secondary story or stories embedded in the main story. 2. a narrative providing the framework for connecting a series of otherwise unrelated stories. 3. a literary device that uses such a narrative structure.
- Frame technology corporation
company The company which developed FrameMaker, taken over by Adobe Systems, Inc. in late 1995/early 1996. (1995-01-30)