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Meaning of CASING

Pronunciation:  'keysing

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

CASING is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: case, shell
 See Also: boot, covering, door, doorway, frame, framework, framing, gear case, gearbox, grandfather clock, housing, jacket, longcase clock, pneumatic tire, pneumatic tyre, room access, threshold, window



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Cas"ing\, n.
1. The act or process of inclosing in, or covering with, a
   case or thin substance, as plaster, boards, etc.

2. An outside covering, for protection or ornament, or to
   precent the radiation of heat.

3. An inclosing frame; esp. the framework around a door or a
   window. See {Case}, n., 4.