A textbook case - A textbook case, it is a classic or common example of something.
Basket case - If something is a basket case, it is so bad that it cannot be helped.
Case by case - If things are done case by case, each situation or issue is handled separately on its own merits and demerits.
Case in point - Meaning an instance of something has just occurred that was previously discussed. For instance, a person may have told another that something always happens. Later that day, they see it happening, and the informer might say, 'case in point'.
On the case - If someone is on the case, they are dealing with a problem.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. casse, F. caisse,cf. It. cassa,), fr. L. capsa, chest, box, case, fr. capere, to take, hold. See Capacious, and cf. 4th Chase Cash Enchase, 3d Sash
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. cas—L. casus, from cadĕre, to fall.
But in either case the qualities manifested remain the same.
"Religion & Sex" by Chapman Cohen
The case seemed very interesting as a case of delusion, because some of the common characteristics were wanting.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
Hence his interest in the present case, and the unusual feeling of reluctance with which he approached his task.
"The Queen Against Owen" by Allen Upward
As they went, they discussed their case with agitation.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
There are cases which cannot be overdone by language, and this is one.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Complete" by Thomas Paine
Having thus opened the case, I now come to the point.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Volume III. 1791-1804" by Thomas Paine
The preparation in such a case is more specific, less a general organic state, than in the previous cases of fatigue, etc.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth
This, it appears to me, is a much stronger case against the slave than the facts in the case of Scott.
"Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the Opinions of the Judges Thereof, in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford" by Benjamin C. Howard
The dementia induced by the torture in Lowes's case showed itself in the case of others, who made confessions of long careers of murder.
"A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718" by Wallace Notestein
Describe and compare several methods of constructing case racks so that the case may be used without removing it from the rack.
"Type Cases and Composing-room furniture" by A. A. Stewart
And here we have another case,
quite different from the last,
another case quite different --
"Overheard In An Asylum" by Alfred Kreymborg
I'll tell you, little brother,
In case you do not know:—
One only, not another,
Could make us two just so.
"Dr. Doddridges Dog" by George MacDonald
``While Date was in good case
``Dabitur flourished too:
``For Dabitur's lenten face
``No wonder if Date rue.
"The Twins" by Robert Browning
Since then my grief must be as large
As is thy space,
Thy distance from me; see my charge,
Lord, see my case.
"The Search" by George Herbert
We pray, as in Elisha's case,
When great Elijah went,
May double portions of thy grace,
To us who stay, be sent.
"On The Death Of A Believer" by John Newton
'Take the sour
If you take me
I can scoff and lour
And scold for an hour.'
"That's certainly the case,' said he.
"Crazy Jane On The Day Of Judgment" by William Butler Yeats
The number of Ebola cases in Uganda has increased in the past week and now totals 36 suspected or confirmed cases, according to an NPR report citing the World Health Organization.
As of March 2012 the backlog stood at 403 cases compared to 3,211 cases two years prior.
We compare this method to hash tables and show why their worst case is the best case of this method.
The case has been transferred to State Police because it turned into a search and rescue case.
Whatever the case, instead of talking with mom and dad he took matters into his on hands — or in this case foot.
Police have several leads in the case, but as of Sunday night had not made any arrests in the case.
The exception in this case was made "in this instance for the exclusive purpose of identifying potential victims who may be associated with this case," according to the FBI.
Sam Crosby, a key witness in the bribery case against former Oklahoma Senate leader Mike Morgan avoided prison in an unrelated bank fraud case.
According to Almy the funding and staffing provided by the State of Maine hasn't adjusted to the increase in cases, meaning that in some cases the state doesn't have the time, manpower or money to fully prosecute a suspect.
E-A-R Thermal Acoustics Systems (Stand 2145) is improving acoustic insulation aboard business jets as it endeavors to cut the most annoying cabin noises on a case-by-case basis.
John Wayne Gacy case solves unrelated 1970s cold case.
Currently, there are no suspects in the case and ACPD is seeking anyone with information that could help solve this case.
David Boies, the attorney spearheading the case, has argued many landmark cases during his four-decade career.
With 2,500 cases in the province waiting 14 months or longer for trial, the province has announced a plan to address extensive court backlogs and improve case management.
While cases of leopards killing domestic animals are common, and there are sometimes instances of leopards killing people in Nepal, this case is "extreme," Dhakal said.
In Bourbaki-numbering of simple roots P has an aura if and only if P corresponds to one of simple roots α1 , αn (Bn -case); αn (Cn -case); α1 , αn−1 , αn (Dn -case).
Moore-Penrose inverse, parabolic subgroups, and Jordan pairs
This MP-inverse corresponds to the short grading of sop,p (real case), sup,p (complex case), spp,p (quaternionic case).
Moore-Penrose inverse, parabolic subgroups, and Jordan pairs
The case α(1) = 0 is common to the earlier cases and the integral case, and presents no novelty.
Factorization of integers and arithmetic functions
We will analyze two cases: ﬁrst the isotropic case, where the random vector ˆx points with equal probability in any direction of the m-dimensional hyperspace, and second the cubic case, where ˆx lies along the edges of m-dimensional hypercube (cubic case).
Phase Transition in the Random Anisotropy Model
As in the holomorphic case, there is a subset of the singular case, Kαk ⊂ Sαk which is easily controlled, and which in some cases it reduces to the Kupka set of αk .
Codimension one symplectic foliations