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Context vs. Framework

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  • Context (noun)

    The surroundings, circumstances, environment, background or settings that determine, specify, or clarify the meaning of an event or other occurrence.

    "In what context did your attack on him happen? - We had a pretty tense relationship at the time, and when he insulted me I snapped."

  • Context (noun)

    The text in which a word or passage appears and which helps ascertain its meaning.

  • Context (noun)

    The surroundings and environment in which an artifact is found and which may provide important clues about the artifact's function and/or cultural meaning.

  • Context (noun)

    The trama or flesh of a mushroom.

  • Context (noun)

    For a formula: a finite set of variables, which set contains all the free variables in the given formula.

  • Context (verb)

    To knit or bind together; to unite closely.

  • Context (adjective)

    Knit or woven together; close; firm.

  • Framework (noun)

    A support structure comprising joined parts or conglomerated particles and intervening open spaces of similar or larger size.

  • Framework (noun)

    The arrangement of support beams that represent a building's general shape and size.

  • Framework (noun)

    The larger branches of a tree that determine its shape.

  • Framework (noun)

    A basic conceptual structure.

    "These ‘three principles of connexion’ compose the framework of principles in Hume's account of the association of ideas."

  • Framework (noun)

    A reusable piece of code (and, sometimes, other utilities) providing a standard environment within which an application can be implemented.

  • Framework (noun)

    The identification and categorisation of processes or steps that constitute a complex task or mindset in order to render explicit the tacit and implicit.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Context (adjective)

    Knit or woven together; close; firm.

  • Context (noun)

    The part or parts of something written or printed, as of Scripture, which precede or follow a text or quoted sentence, or are so intimately associated with it as to throw light upon its meaning.

  • Context

    To knit or bind together; to unite closely.

  • Framework (noun)

    The work of framing, or the completed work; the frame or constructional part of anything; as, the framework of society.

  • Framework (noun)

    Work done in, or by means of, a frame or loom.

Webster Dictionary
  • Context (noun)

    discourse that surrounds a language unit and helps to determine its interpretation

  • Context (noun)

    the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event;

    "the historical context"

  • Framework (noun)

    a simplified description of a complex entity or process;

    "the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems"

  • Framework (noun)

    the underlying structure;

    "restoring the framework of the bombed building"

    "it is part of the fabric of society"

  • Framework (noun)

    a structure supporting or containing something

Princeton's WordNet

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