casebook


case·book

noun \-ˌbk\

Definition of CASEBOOK

1
:  a book containing records of illustrative cases that is used for reference and instruction (as in law or medicine)
2
:  a compilation of primary and secondary documents relating to a central topic together with scholarly comment, exercises, and study aids that is designed to serve as a sourcebook for short papers (as in a writing course) or as a point of departure for a research paper

First Known Use of CASEBOOK

1762

case·book

noun \ˈkās-ˌbk\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CASEBOOK

: a book containing medical records of illustrative cases that is used for reference and instruction

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