case

/kˈeɪs/

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noun:

  1. Grammatical cases and their meanings taken either as a topic in general or within a specific language.
  2. An instance of a specific condition or set of symptoms.
  3. A thin layer of harder metal on the surface of an object whose deeper metal is allowed to remain soft.
  4. A given condition or state.
  5. A piece of furniture, constructed partially of transparent glass or plastic, within which items can be displayed.
  6. Four of a kind.
  7. A piece of luggage that can be used to transport an apparatus such as a sewing machine.
  8. A small fissure which admits water into the workings.
  9. A legal proceeding, lawsuit.
  10. A suitcase.
  11. A shallow tray divided into compartments or "boxes" for holding type, traditionally arranged in sets of two, the "upper case" (containing capitals, small capitals, accented) and "lower case" (small letters, figures, punctuation marks, quadrats, and spaces).
  12. A cardboard box that holds (usually 24) beer bottles or cans.
  13. Coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers.
  14. An actual event, situation, or fact.
  15. A piece of work, specifically defined within a profession.
  16. An enclosing frame or casing.
  17. A specific inflection of a word depending on its function in the sentence.
  18. Abstract feature of a noun phrase that determines its function in a sentence, such as a grammatical case and a position.
  19. A box that contains or can contain a number of identical items of manufacture.
  20. A section of code representing one of the actions of a conditional switch.
  21. An instance or event as a topic of study.
  22. The nature of a piece of alphabetic type, whether a “capital" or “small" letter.
  23. A box, sheath, or covering generally.
  24. Computer-aided software engineering.
  25. The outer covering or framework of a piece of apparatus such as a computer.
  26. A unit of liquid measure used to measure sales in the beverage industry, equivalent to 192 fluid ounces.

verb:

  1. To survey (a building or other location) surreptitiously, as in preparation for a robbery.
  2. To cover or protect with, or as if with, a case; to enclose.
  3. To place (an item or items of manufacture) into a box, as in preparation for shipment.
  4. To propose hypothetical cases.

adjective:

  1. The last remaining card of a particular rank.

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