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  • 61case — See: BASKET CASE, CIRCUMSTANCES ALTER CASES, COUCH CASE, GET DOWN TO BRASS TACKS also GET DOWN TO CASES, IN ANY CASE, IN CASE or IN THE EVENT, IN CASE OF also IN THE EVENT OF, VANITY CASE …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 62case — I noun 1) a classic case of overreaction Syn: instance, occurrence, manifestation, demonstration, exposition, exhibition; example, illustration, specimen, sample, exemplification 2) if that is the case, I will have to find somebody else Syn …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 63case — I noun 1) a classic case of overreaction Syn: instance, example, occurrence, occasion, demonstration, illustration 2) is that the case? Syn: situation, position, state of affairs, circumstances …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 64case — I. noun Etymology: Middle English cas, from Anglo French, from Latin casus fall, chance, from cadere to fall more at chance Date: 13th century 1. a. a set of circumstances or conditions < is the statement true in all three cases > b. (1) a&#8230; …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 65Case 39 — Infobox Film name = Case 39 amg id = 1:348418 imdb id = 0795351 writer = Ray Wright starring = Renée Zellweger Jodelle Ferland Ian McShane Callum Keith Rennie Bradley Cooper director = Christian Alvart producer = music = distributor = Paramount&#8230; …

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  • 66case — See basket case battery case chain case converter case differential case top case transfer case …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 67case — See: basket case, circumstances alter cases, couch case, get down to brass tacks also get down to cases, in any case, in case or in the event, in case of also in the event of, vanity case …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 68case — A general term for an action, cause, suit, or controversy, at law or in equity; a question contested before a court of justice; an aggregate of facts which furnishes occasion for the exercise of the jurisdiction of a court of justice. A judicial&#8230; …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 69case — A general term for an action, cause, suit, or controversy, at law or in equity; a question contested before a court of justice; an aggregate of facts which furnishes occasion for the exercise of the jurisdiction of a court of justice. A judicial&#8230; …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 70Case — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Case (homonymie). Une case du village de Bana. En Afrique, une case est un bâtiment le plus sou …

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  • 71case — In origin, case really is two different words, one derived from a form meaning receptacle or container, the other meaning instance or example. In both senses, the word has been abused and overused. Case is slang in such expressions as case the&#8230; …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 72case — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. instance, situation, plight; sheath, scabbard, holster; portfolio; suit, action, litigation; argument, proposition; box, container, carton, casket, cabinet; bag, suitcase, handbag, grip, valise. See&#8230; …

    English dictionary for students

  • 73case — case1 noun 1》 an instance of a particular situation; an example of something occurring: a case of mistaken identity.     ↘the situation affecting or relating to a particular person or thing: I ll make an exception in your case.     ↘an incident&#8230; …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 74case —   1. Container. Pahu, wahī.   2. Court case. Hihia, hihia kalaima, hihia waiwai.    ♦ Admiralty case, ho okolokolo moku.   3. Situation. Kūlana.    ♦ Serious case, kūlana pilikia loa, kūlana kūpiliki i.    ♦ In case of trespassing, a ma kahi o ke …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 75case — 1. noun /keɪs/ a) An actual event, situation, or fact. For a change, in this case, he was telling the truth. b) A piece of work, specifically defined within a profession …

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  • 76Case — This interesting and unusual surname has two possible origins, the first of which is from the early medieval English metonymic occupational surname for a maker of boxes, chests or other wooden receptacles. The name from this source derives from&#8230; …

    Surnames reference

  • 77CASE 30 — The CASE 30 is an index of the Cairo Alexandria Stock Exchange in Egypt. It includes the 30 most active stocks in the Egyptian stock market, weighted to their market capitalization. The index was started with a base level of 1000 as of January 01 …

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  • 78CASE — Abk. für Computer Aided Software Engineering; über den gesamten Entwicklungsprozess von Software bereitgestellte Computerunterstützung bez. Methoden und Werkzeugen. Die Unterstützung erfolgt über sog. CASE Tools, die meist folgende Eigenschaften&#8230; …

    Lexikon der Economics

  • 79case — [13] There are two distinct words case in English, both acquired via Old French from Latin and both members of very large families. Case ‘circumstance’ was borrowed from Old French cas, which in turn came from Latin cāsus ‘fall, chance’. This was …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 80case — I. n. 1. Covering, sheathe, capsule. 2. Box. 3. State, condition, situation, plight, predicament. 4. Instance, particular occurrence, example, specific instance. 5. Circumstance, condition, contingency, event. 6. Suit, action, cause, process,&#8230; …

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