a person or thing that makes cases, especially for books.
a worker on leather articles who pastes the pieces together for sewing.
- Case management
noun a course of action for a situation involving an individual and the implementation of such a program; specifially, the process by which all health-related matters of a case are managed by a health professional
an armored enclosure for guns in a warship. a vault or chamber, especially in a rampart, with embrasures for artillery. Historical Examples Lieutenant Fourchon pressed the hand of the doctor, and left the casemate with him. Stand By The Union Oliver Optic He had felt hungry in the casemate, and the pangs of hunger had […]
an often small or portable container for enclosing something, as for carrying or safekeeping; receptacle: a jewel case. a sheath or outer covering: a knife case. a box with its contents: a case of ginger ale. the amount contained in a box or other container: There are a dozen bottles to a case. a pair […]
adjective distinguishing between upper-case and lower-case letters: users can now perform case-sensitive searches adjective pertaining to a different meaning or interpretation based on upper- and lower-cased letters Examples On most systems, the software controlling passwords is case-sensitive. Usage Note computing