English - English Dictionary

Few words

encasementthe act of enclosing something in a case
incasementthe act of enclosing something in a case
case loadthe number of cases handled in a given period of time (as by a court or agency)
case studya detailed analysis of a person or group from a social or psychological or medical point of view
trespass on the casean action brought to recover damages from a person whose actions have resulted indirectly in injury or loss; "a person struck by a log as it was thrown onto a road could maintain trespass against the thrower but one who was hurt by stumbling over it could
casea comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy; "the family brought suit against the landlord"
antitrust casea legal action brought against parties who are charged with limiting free competition in the market place
custody casea legal action to determine custody (usually of children following a divorce)
test casea representative legal action whose outcome is likely to become a precedent
caseworkclose sociological study of a maladjusted person or family for diagnosis and treatment
carcasethe dead body of an animal especially one slaughtered and dressed for food
wing caseeither of the horny front wings in beetles and some other insects which cover and protect the functional hind wings
caseworminsect larva that constructs a protective case around its body
casemaking clothes moththe larvae live in tubes of its food material fastened with silk that it spins
attache casea shallow and rectangular briefcase
suitcasea portable rectangular traveling bag for carrying clothes; "he carried his small bag onto the plane with him"
bookcasea piece of furniture with shelves for storing books
briefcasea case with a handle; for carrying papers or files or books
briefcase bomba bomb consisting of an explosive and timer hidden inside a briefcase
briefcase computera portable computer housed in a box that resembles a briefcase
cardcasea small case for carrying business cards
casea portable container for carrying several objects; "the musicians left their instrument cases backstage"
casea glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home
display casea glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home
showcasea glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home