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  • n. Plural form of framework.


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  • Many companies say they want clearer long-term frameworks from government, and know very well that environmental challenges could lead to greater economic risks in future.

    Why is the government drifting so far from its green pledges? | Tony Juniper

  • "Improving the business environment, including through the establishment of strong legal and regulatory frameworks, is essential," it added.

    IMF: Mideast Economies See Strong Recovery

  • Mozilla Links suggests Firefox could perhaps speed up its multi-process adoption by borrowing frameworks from the open-source well from which Google Chrome draws, Chromium.

    Firefox Joining The Multi-Process Movement | Lifehacker Australia

  • The easy way of describing these frameworks is by reference to the American constitutional commitment to government of, by and for the people.

    The Public Interests in Collective Bargaining

  • The palms of their hands would thicken and their cheeks would resemble the tan of the tree bark, but they would get muscles of iron in frameworks of steel, and they would walk like men.

    Janey Canuck in the West

  • The ideal candidate will be able to develop optimal business term frameworks, evaluate and prioritize content licensing opportunities, and effectively communicate the risks, rewards, and tradeoffs of opportunities to cross-divisional teams.

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  • Use of frameworks is an internal constraint that will distinguish some species of software engineering, although Iā€™m really not clear how it will relate to choices of software development process.

    steve | Serendipity

  • We can place some faith in the commonality of authorship across the frameworks, which is often forgotten by those who try and posit an inherent tension between them ..

    The IT Skeptic - Comments

  • Metastorm ProVision for Federal includes a variety of pre-built models, which are called frameworks, which are used to encourage the use of a consistent structure for descriptions of process architectures.


  • That is in part because much of the budget is built in seven-year "frameworks" ā€” the current one ends in 2013 ā€” that fix the outlines of spending years in advance.

    EU States Seek Budget Cuts, in Theory


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