case

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. To strip the skin from; as, to case a box. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]