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Definition of Cases
CaseCase Case (k[=a]s), n. [OF. casse, F. caisse (cf. It. cassa),
fr. L. capsa chest, box, case, fr. capere to take, hold. See
Capacious, and cf. 4th Chase, Cash, Enchase, 3d
1. A box, sheath, or covering; as, a case for holding goods;
a case for spectacles; the case of a watch; the case
(capsule) of a cartridge; a case (cover) for a book.
2. A box and its contents; the quantity contained in a box;
as, a case of goods; a case of instruments.
3. (Print.) A shallow tray divided into compartments or
``boxes' for holding type.
Note: Cases for type are usually arranged in sets of two,
called respectively the upper and the lower case. The
upper case contains capitals, small capitals,
accented and marked letters, fractions, and marks of
reference: the lower case contains the small letters,
figures, marks of punctuation, quadrats, and spaces.
4. An inclosing frame; a casing; as, a door case; a window
5. (Mining) A small fissure which admits water to the
workings. --Knight. CaseCase Case, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cased; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To cover or protect with, or as with, a case; to inclose.
The man who, cased in steel, had passed whole days
and nights in the saddle. --Prescott.
2. To strip the skin from; as, to case a box. [Obs.]
Meaning of Cases from wikipedia
as "proof by cases
to ARIEL Spectroscopy
), an instrument
on the European space telescope ARIEL Case Middle
- 000,000 cases
; the number
of cases reported
in each day's situation
report; the countries
that have not yet reported
- in English
in 1588. Originally
one large case
was used for each typeface, then "divided cases
and minuscules, were introduced...
- The Ca****ts
is a mansion
Beach, Florida, U.S., famous
the winter residence
John D. Rockefeller. It is currently...
- inflected case system although personal pronouns still
have three cases
are simplified forms
of the nominative, accusative
and genitive cases
- abuse cases
priests, nuns and members
orders. In the 20th and 21st centuries, the cases
- This is a list of solved missing person cases
who went missing
in unknown locations
cir****stances that were eventually
its first confirmed case
was the Federated States
on 8 January
maps showing total cases
per 100,000 by country...
- po****tion of cases
, and the purpose
of the study
is to look within
the case rather
it with other cases
. Diverse cases
that have variation...
- in such cases
, unit tests
created; they are testing boundary conditions
of an algorithm, function
or method. A series
of edge cases
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