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casing

Noun

1 the housing or outer covering of something; "the clock has a walnut case" [syn: shell, case]
2 the outermost covering of a pneumatic tire
3 the enclosing frame around a door or window opening; "the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced" [syn: case]

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Noun

  1. That which encloses or encases.
    Some people like to split the casing of a sausage before cooking so it doesn't split, others don't.

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casing
  1. present participle of case

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