case

  • 81case — A contested question in a Court of justice. See 34 Am J1st Lim Ac § 64; an action variously known as case, action on the case and trespass on the case, 52 Am J1st Tresp § 2; a controversy presented according to the regular course of judicial… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 82case — [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 …

    Word origins

  • 83CASE — n. f. Chaque subdivision ou compartiment de certains meubles destinés à contenir des objets divers. Les cases d’un tiroir, d’une boîte. Fig., Les cases du cerveau. En termes de Jeu d’échecs et de Dames, il désigne Chacun des carrés de l’échiquier …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 84case — 1. An instance of disease with its attendant circumstances. Cf.:patient. 2. A box or container. [L. casus, an occurrence] borderline c. a patient, whose clinical findings are suggestive, but not fully convincing, of a specific diagnosis. index c …

    Medical dictionary

  • 85CASE — Acrónimo inglés de Computer Aided Software Engineering, que viene a significar Ingeniería de Software Asistida por Ordenador. Son instrumentos o sistemas automatizados que brindan soporte a las actividades de producción de software. Se pueden… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 86-case — attaché case beauty case …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 87Case — 1. peculiar or unusual person; a weirdo: He s a case (short for nut case ); 2. examine or survey (a house, bank, etc.) as in planning a crime …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 88case — Australian Slang 1. peculiar or unusual person; a weirdo: He s a case (short for nut case ); 2. examine or survey (a house, bank, etc.) as in planning a crime …

    English dialects glossary

  • 89case — Any single unit selected for observation or analysis by a researcher. For example, in a study of the division of household tasks among eighty couples, each couple would constitute a separate case. Similarly, in a sample survey, individual… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 90case —  The term describes relationships or syntactic functions between parts of speech. A pronoun is in the nominative case (sometimes called the subjective) when it is the subject of a verb ( He is here ) and in the accusative (sometimes called the… …

    Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • 91case — 1) n See get on someone s case 2) vb to reconnoitre (premises) in preparation for subsequent robbery. The well known phrase case the joint has existed in underworld slang since before World War II. It originated in American usage, first being… …

    Contemporary slang

  • 92CASE — Computer aided software engineering Computer aided software engineering ou CASE est un terme informatique qui désigne les environnements de développement graphiques qui facilitent la création rapide de logiciels. Ces environnements de… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 93case — keɪs n. occasion; matter; legal case; situation; argument; category of inflection (Grammar); box, container; (Computers) metal box that houses the internal components of a computer v. pack, crate, box, put in cases …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 94case — De casa y de . (adv.) [pop. en Jaén y otras partes] En casa de. Estuve case mi tío Juan y se empeñó en llenarme una talega de fruta …

    Diccionario Jaén-Español

  • 95case of — See a case of …

    English idioms

  • 96case —    1. obsolete    a brothel    As with carsey, from the Italian (or Spanish) casa, a house, and occasionally so spelt. And as casa or casita:     Four casas, four women, often four Frenchwoman, to the square hectare. (Londres, 1928, in… …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 97case — atvejis statusas T sritis biomedicinos mokslai apibrėžtis Tam tikra liga, ligos padarinys ar kitas analizuojamas požymis, nustatytas ↑populiacijos nariui. Vienam populiacijos nariui galimi keli ligos atvejai, pvz., kartotinis miokardo infarktas.… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 98case — korpusas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. case; housing; package vok. Gehäuse, n; Gestell, n; Körper, m rus. корпус, m; несущая конструкция, f pranc. boîtier, m; corps, m; enceinte, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 99case — korpusas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Mechanizmo ar aparato dalis, prie kurios montuojamos kitos dalys. atitikmenys: angl. case vok. Gehäuse, n rus. корпус, m pranc. boîtier, m …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 100case — atvejis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. case vok. Fall, m rus. случай, m pranc. cas, m …

    Fizikos terminų žodynas