Advertisement

casing (n.)

1570s, "action of fitting with a case," verbal noun from case (v.). Meaning "a covering, an enclosure" is from 1839.

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of casing

casing (n.)
the housing or outer covering of something;
Synonyms: shell / case
casing (n.)
the outermost covering of a pneumatic tire;
casing (n.)
the enclosing frame around a door or window opening;
the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced
Synonyms: case
From wordnet.princeton.edu