American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A period during which something takes place or is projected to occur: "a start of deployment in the 1993 time frame” ( Harold Brown).
- n. a time period during which something occurs or is expected to occur
- From time + frame. (Wiktionary)
“While Metellus Piggle-wiggle was trailing around the courts behind Cassius Ravilla and learning how to secure condemnations of Vestal Virgins — well, I mean it in an apocryphal sense only, the time frame is quite wrong — I was soldiering.”
“The next investigatory step was a complete paper chase: men capable of making dentures cross-probed against “tall, middle-aged,” “grayhaired,” “O+ blood” and time frame opportunity.”
“The frequently long time frame between getting a vaccine and developing autoantibodies as a result can make it hard to cast such associations as cause and effect.”
“Danny flipped forward, finding a meeting on 1/4/50, the same people in attendance during the time frame of the Wiltsie/Lindenaur killings, the same strange crossout, the same boring topics discussed.”
“In another paper, the Geiers referred to figures for the total number of vaccines distributed during a given time frame as if they were the total number of vaccines that had actually been administered.”
“Involvement with family traditions and regular family contact contribute both to developing a positive-past time frame and to shaping a more viable vision of the future.”
“It was a by-the-book statement for which search-and-rescue leaders sometimes use the acronym LAST—for locate, access, stabilize, and transport—with a necessarily ambitious time frame to have me out of the wilderness in the first ten hours.”
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An extract from the "Zold Tolmacs" project, a HU-EN environmental dictionary compiled by Robert Gulyas in 2000.
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