Meaning of CASE in English

CASE

n.

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: cased ; cas · ing

Date: 1575

1 : to enclose in or cover with or as if with a case : ENCASE

2 : to line (as a well) with supporting material (as metal pipe)

3 : to inspect or study especially with intent to rob

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.