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Meaning of CASING

Pronunciation:  'keysing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 

 

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