Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

space frame

noun

Definition of space frame

  1. :  a usually open three-dimensional framework of struts and braces (as in buildings and racing cars) which defines a structure and distributes its weight evenly in all directions



1912

First Known Use of space frame

1912

Rhymes with space frame

A-frame, acclaim, aflame, airframe, ball game, big game, big-name, board game, brand name, byname, code name, cross-claim, declaim, defame, disclaim, endgame, enframe, exclaim, first name, forename, freeze-frame, head game, inflame, last name, mainframe, mind game, misname, nickname, no-name, pen name, place-name, prename, proclaim, quitclaim, reclaim, selfsame, shell game, skin game, surname, time frame, trade name, war game


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up space frame? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an indentation on an edge or a surface

Get Word of the Day daily email!