General English

General Science

  • noun the supporting structure round which something is made or built
  • noun a set of ideas or principles that form the basis of something that will be developed more at a later stage


  • noun the basic structure of a database, process or program


  • A network of structural members or components joined to form a structure, such as a truss or multi-level building.


  • In object oriented programming, the set of classes that provide the structure for building an application. Also called application framework (2).

Information & Library Science

  • noun a set of rules or ideas that can be used to decide how to behave


  • noun the main bones which make up the structure of part of the body