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verb [transitive] very informal case pronunciation in British English /keɪs/
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present tense
present participlecasing
past tensecased
past participlecased
  1. if a criminal cases a place, such as a bank, they watch it and look around it to help them plan their crime

    He saw McVeigh casing the Oklahoma City federal building before it was bombed.


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