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Definition 1: the enclosing frame around a door or window opening - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where casing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced

Synonyms for casing in the sense of this definition

(casing is a kind of ...) a structure supporting or containing something

(... is part of casing) the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close

"he stuck his head in the doorway"

(... is part of casing) a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air

Definition 2: the housing or outer covering of something - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where casing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the clock has a walnut case

Synonyms for casing in the sense of this definition

(casing is a kind of ...) a protective cover designed to contain or support a mechanical component

(... is a kind of casing ) protective casing for something that resembles a leg

(... is a kind of casing ) the shell (metal casing) in which a train of gears is sealed

(... is a kind of casing ) the tough metal shell casing for certain kinds of ammunition

(... is part of casing) a pendulum clock enclosed in a tall narrow case

Definition 3: the outermost covering of a pneumatic tire - [noun denoting artifact]

(casing is a kind of ...) an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

(... is part of casing) a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc

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