framework (plural frameworks)
- (literally) A support structure comprising joined parts or conglomerated particles and intervening open spaces of similar or larger size.
- (literally) The arrangement of support beams that represent a building's general shape and size.
- (figuratively) The larger branches of a tree that determine its shape.
- (figuratively) A basic conceptual structure.
- These ‘three principles of connexion’ compose the framework of principles in Hume's account of the association of ideas.
- (software engineering) A reusable piece of code (and, sometimes, other utilities) providing a standard environment within which an application can be implemented.
- hypo en
- (literally) The identification and categorisation of processes or steps that constitute a complex task or mindset in order to render explicit the tacit and implicit.
- German: Rahmen, Gerüst, Fachwerk
- Italian: struttura, impalcatura, intelaiatura
- Portuguese: vigamento, travejamento
- Russian: осто́в
- Spanish: entramado
- French: structure
- German: Bezugssystem, Gefüge, (computing) Programmiergerüst, Rahmenkonzept, Rahmenwerk
- Italian: infrastruttura
- Portuguese: infraestrutura, arcabouço
- Russian: инфраструкту́ра
- Spanish: infraestructura