casing

a) That which encloses or encases.

Some people like to split the casing of a sausage before cooking so it doesnt split, others dont.

b) The collective states of upper and lower case letters.

The replacement string should have the same casing as the matched text.


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  • Casing — may refer to:* Casing (ammunition), a shell enclosing the explosive propellant in ammunition * Casing (sausage), a thin covering holding the food contents of sausage * Casing (borehole), a metal tube used during the drilling of a well * Casing… …   Wikipedia

  • casing — ● casing nom masculin Sauce appliquée sur le tabac avant hachage ; opération consistant à appliquer cette sauce. Caisson étanche et calorifuge enveloppant le faisceau tubulaire des chaudières modernes et constituant la chambre de chauffe. ●… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • casing — CÁSING s.n. Tubaj exterior într o sondă de petrol; coloană de protecţie. [pron. chei sin. / < engl., fr. casing]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 03.12.2004. Sursa: DN  CASING CHÉI SIN/ s. n. tubaj exterior într o sondă de petrol. (< engl., fr.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Casing — Cas ing, n. 1. The act or process of inclosing in, or covering with, a case or thin substance, as plaster, boards, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. An outside covering, for protection or ornament, or to precent the radiation of heat. [1913 Webster] 3. An… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • casing — [n] covering hull, jacket, sheath, skin, wrapper; concepts 484,750 …   New thesaurus

  • casing — ► NOUN 1) a cover or shell that protects or encloses something. 2) the frame round a door or window …   English terms dictionary

  • casing — [kās′iŋ] n. 1. the act of encasing 2. a protective covering; specif., ☆ a) a cleaned intestine as of cattle, a plastic membrane, etc., used to encase processed meats ☆ b) the supporting framework of a pneumatic rubber tire exclusive of an inner… …   English World dictionary

  • casing — [1] The outside shell of something such as the shell of an alternator or starter motor. Also see axle casing differential casing spiral casing turbine casing volute casing [2] The tire casing …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • casing — UK [ˈkeɪsɪŋ] / US noun [countable] Word forms casing : singular casing plural casings a layer of a substance that is used for covering something rubber/copper/aluminium casing …   English dictionary

  • Casing — Case Case, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Casing}.] 1. To cover or protect with, or as with, a case; to inclose. [1913 Webster] The man who, cased in steel, had passed whole days and nights in the saddle. Prescott. [1913 Webster] 2 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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