Incased
Incase In*case", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Incased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Incasing}.] [F. encaisser; pref. en- (L. in) + caisse case. See {Case} a box, and cf. {Encase}, {Enchase}.] To inclose in a case; to inclose; to cover or surround with something solid. [1913 Webster]

Rich plates of gold the folding doors incase. --Pope. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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