buck frame

buck frame, core frame

A wood frame which is built into a partition, constructed on wood studs, to receive a door lining; a subframe.
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Along these lines I note that Buck frames the interracial romance through the tension between Allen and Dr.
Buck frames the wartime treatment as not only a lapse of American democracy but also a lost opportunity in the US international role as the postwar model of freedom.
Buck frames her embodiment of gendered Americanness through her blurring of the boundaries of the postwar construct of the ideology of the separate spheres of Cold War domestic containment.