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casings Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun the housing or outer covering of something
    case; shell; casing.
    • the clock has a walnut case
  2. noun the outermost covering of a pneumatic tire
    casing.
  3. noun the enclosing frame around a door or window opening
    case; casing.
    • the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced
  4. verb look over, usually with the intention to rob
    case.
    • They men cased the housed
  5. verb enclose in, or as if in, a case
    case; encase; incase.
    • my feet were encased in mud
WordNet

Ca"sings noun plural
Definitions
  1. Dried dung of cattle used as fuel. Prov. Eng. Waterland.

Webster 1913


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