Examples of casing in a Sentence
a casing for a shotgun shell
the egg of this bird has an unusually hard casing
Recent Examples of casing from the Web
Pursley was granted a new trial in March after high-resolution images of the shell casings failed to find a definitive link to his gun.
Police suspect the shooter used a revolver, since no shell casings were found.
Shell casings were recovered in the area, Dale said, but not on the property of the school.
Police found several bullet casings on the floor and in the walls and ceiling of the home, according to court records.
Now, four years and $250 million later, the first and second sections of the casing are complete and are ready for the Hudson tunnels.
Police recovered 17 .40-caliber cartridge casings fired from two pistols.
Six bullets found their way into Rimann’s body, and four .38 casings landed on the ground.
Ballistic evidence would later match this weapon to bullets and casings collected from the scene, as well as a bullet recovered from the body of the victim.
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First Known Use of casing
Synonymsarmor, capsule, 1case, cocoon, cover, covering, encasement, housing, hull, husk, jacket, pod, sheath, shell
Related Wordscartridge, cassette (also casette); bark, crust; carapace, house, mail, panoply, plate, plating, shield; cuticle, hide, skin; envelope, package, wrapper; backing, coating, coverture, facing
CASING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of casing for English Language Learners
: a layer on the outside of something that covers and protects it
: a frame around a door or window
CASING Defined for Kids
Definition of casing for Students
- sausage casings
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