Incasing
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.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • incasing — v. pack, wrap, enclose in a case (also encase) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incasing cell — cover c …   Medical dictionary

  • 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incase — incasement, n. /in kays /, v.t., incased, incasing. encase. * * * …   Universalium

  • cover cell — any cell that covers and protects other cells, especially any long epithelial cell of the outer layer of the taste buds; called also encasing c. and incasing c …   Medical dictionary

  • incase — [in kās′] vt. incased, incasing ENCASE …   English World dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”