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Yet environmental science now questions this legal framework. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Tokyo says that a special legal framework must be established. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They replied that there was no such legal framework. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He said that changes to the legal framework surrounding online journalism may need to be reviewed. Computing (2010)We keep the steel framework but change it into something that is environmentally friendly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This same framework can be used for other programs. Preventing World War III - A Realistic Grand Strategy (1988)We have today set out a framework. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There are three basic frameworks for dealing with banking and the securities industry. Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995)More often than not you have a clear idea of what framework best suits those capabilities. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The legal framework provides the context for the emergence of discriminatory practices such as these. Victimology - the victim and the criminal justice process (1989)The planning framework published yesterday is bold and ambitious. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Many physicians lack the theoretical framework within which to understand this disease. An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)But he is claiming that this applies only while one is actually making use of the framework. Philosophy at the Limit (1990)Marriage and baptism set out a framework for the nourishing and fulfilment of family life. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The issues raised concern not only the legal framework but also direct economic intervention. The Past is Before Us - feminism in action since the 1960s (1989)The new planning framework was not just cheered by business but by the countryside campaigners too. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The move underlined the distrust between rich and poor countries over the proposed legal framework for the deal. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Judges fear that a sentencing framework could be used by ministers to reduce sentences to meet prison budgets. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The framework of a deal with essential workers that should dampen the impact of strikes has also been reached. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The police work solely within the framework set for us and it is right that we are held to account. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is this borrowed theoretical framework that gets in the way of their being able to reply to sociological criticisms satisfactorily. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)What we think people do or don't deserve depends on our own ethical framework. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Their ways of working don't fit with the support frameworks in place. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Inside, it was stripped out and a giant steel framework fixed within the shell. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The group works within the national framework, supported by local policies and procedures. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Far more influential has been a notion of the mass media as both bearers of and formed by a prevailing dominant framework of ideas. Television - policy and culture (1990)I can give a structure and a framework to a team. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We assess the brand and the product against ethical frameworks covering environmental impact, working conditions and fair trade. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You cannot properly reason, deduce or infer without a framework or structure on which to hang individual items of information. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)
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British English: framework NOUN
A framework is a particular set of rules, ideas, or beliefs which you use in order to deal with problems or to decide what to do.
... within the framework of federal regulations.
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