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verb (used with object), in·cased, in·cas·ing.
  1. encase.
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Related formsin·case·ment, noun
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Examples from the Web for incased

Historical Examples

  • They were made of some hard substance like lead, and incased in leather.

    Ralph on the Overland Express

    Allen Chapman

  • Their feet were incased in buskins that seemed to be made of leather.

    The Fire People

    Ray Cummings

  • They are short and broad, and are incased in shallow, thin cups.

    American Forest Trees

    Henry H. Gibson

  • He himself was so incased in white ice that he looked like a Santa Claus.

  • He was incased from neck to foot in a smooth coating of brown slime.

    The Seven Darlings

    Gouverneur Morris

British Dictionary definitions for incased


  1. a variant spelling of encase
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Derived Formsincasement, noun
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