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casing

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
  • the egg of this bird has an unusually hard casing

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casing

verb
present participle of case

Synonyms of casing (Entry 2 of 2)

as in encompassing, enclosing

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The first known use of casing was in 1791

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“Casing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/casing. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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