Case

Case may refer to:

Academia

* Case analysis, division of a problem into separate cases
* Case study, examination of a single instance or event
* Center for Social and Economic Research

Business

* Business case, captures the reasoning for initiating a project or task
* Case Corporation, defunct manufacturer of agricultural equipment and tractors
* W. R. Case & Sons Cutlery Co., American manufacturer of knives
* Cairo & Alexandria Stock Exchange

Computing

* Computer-aided software engineering (CASE), use of computers to assist in the software development life cycle
* Case, term in Switch statement, type of control statement in computer programming

Containers and packaging

* Case (goods), package of related merchandise
* Attaché case
* Bookcase
* Briefcase
* Computer case, enclosure that contains the main components of a computer
* Keep case, DVD or CD storage case
* Packing case
* PDA Case
* Suitcase

Education

* Case Western Reserve University, an independent research university in Cleveland, Ohio
* Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering, graduate engineering program, Islamabad, Pakistan
* Council for Advancement and Support of Education, nonprofit association of educational institutions, United States
* Case Middle School, part of Punahou School in Oahu, Hawaii

Entertainment and media

* "The Case" (film), a Chinese film from 2007
* Case (Henry Dorsett Case), fictional character in "Neuromancer"

Legal

* Case (policy debate), part of a policy debate in a debate competition
* Legal case, a dispute between opposing parties, being resolved by a court of law

Lingustics

* Grammatical case, a type of linguistic inflection
* Letter case, typography, distinction between majuscule (capital or upper-case) and minuscule (lower-case) letters
* Sentence case, a style of capitalization
* Conceptually Accurate Signed English, a form of Manually Coded English

Personal names

* Case (rabbi) (died c. 1610), Polish religious leader
* Case (singer) (fl. c. 2000), Case Woodard, American musician
* Case (name) (disambig), people with the surname Case

Other

* Case Township, Michigan
* Case-shot, a type of anti-personnel canister ammunition similar to a shrapnel shell
* Casement window

See also

* Casing
* Box
* Casa
* Crate
* Carton
* Container


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