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English → English (gcide) Definition: Cant frames Frame \Frame\, n. 1. Anything composed of parts fitted and united together; a fabric; a structure; esp., the constructional system, whether of timber or metal, that gives to a building, vessel, etc., its model and strength; the skeleton of a structure. [1913 Webster] These are thy glorious works, Parent of good, Almighty! thine this universal frame. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. The bodily structure; physical constitution; make or build of a person. [1913 Webster] Some bloody passion shakes your very frame. --Shak. [1913 Webster] No frames could be strong enough to endure it. --Prescott. [1913 Webster] 3. A kind of open case or structure made for admitting, inclosing, or supporting things, as that which incloses or contains a window, door, picture, etc.; that on which anything is held or stretched; as: (a) The skeleton structure which supports the boiler and machinery of a locomotive upon its wheels. (b) (Founding) A molding box or flask, which being filled with sand serves as a mold for castings. (c) The ribs and stretchers of an umbrella or other structure with a fabric covering. (d) A structure of four bars, adjustable in size, on which cloth, etc., is stretched for quilting, embroidery, etc. (e) (Hort.) A glazed portable structure for protecting young plants from frost. (f) (Print.) A stand to support the type cases for use by the compositor. (f) a pair of glasses without the lenses; that part of a pair of glasses that excludes the lenses. [1913 Webster +PJC] 4. (Mach.) A term applied, especially in England, to certain machines built upon or within framework; as, a stocking frame; lace frame; spinning frame, etc. [1913 Webster] 5. Form; shape; proportion; scheme; structure; constitution; system; as, a frameof government. [1913 Webster] She that hath a heart of that fine frame To pay this debt of love but to a brother. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Put your discourse into some frame. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 6. Particular state or disposition, as of the mind; humor; temper; mood; as, to be always in a happy frame. Same as {frame of mind'>frame of mind'>{frame of mind [1913 Webster +PJC] 7. Contrivance; the act of devising or scheming. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] John the bastard Whose spirits toil in frame of villainies. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 8. In games: (a) In pool, the triangular form used in setting up the balls; also, the balls as set up, or the round of playing required to pocket them all; as, to play six frames in a game of 50 points. (b) In bowling, as in tenpins, one of the several innings forming a game. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Balloon frame, Cant frames, etc. See under Balloon, Cant, etc. Frame building or Frame house, a building of which the form and support is made of framed timbers. [U.S.] -- Frame level, a mason's level. Frame saw, a thin saw stretched in a frame to give it rigidity. [1913 Webster] Cant \Cant\, n. [OF., edge, angle, prof. from L. canthus the iron ring round a carriage wheel, a wheel, Gr. ? the corner of the eye, the felly of a wheel; cf. W. cant the stake or tire of a wheel. Cf. Canthus, Canton, Cantle.] 1. A corner; angle; niche. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The first and principal person in the temple was Irene, or Peace; she was placed aloft in a cant. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] 2. An outer or external angle. [1913 Webster] 3. An inclination from a horizontal or vertical line; a slope or bevel; a titl. --Totten. [1913 Webster] 4. A sudden thrust, push, kick, or other impulse, producing a bias or change of direction; also, the bias or turn so give; as, to give a ball a cant. [1913 Webster] 5. (Coopering) A segment forming a side piece in the head of a cask. --Knight. [1913 Webster] 6. (Mech.) A segment of he rim of a wooden cogwheel. --Knight. [1913 Webster] 7. (Naut.) A piece of wood laid upon the deck of a vessel to support the bulkheads. [1913 Webster] Cant frames, Cant timbers (Naut.), timber at the two ends of a ship, rising obliquely from the keel. [1913 Webster]


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