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A book containing source materials in a specific area, used as a reference and in teaching.
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1. (Law) a book in which records of legal or medical cases are kept
2. (Medicine) a book in which records of legal or medical cases are kept
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a book containing detailed records of one or more cases, as in law or medicine.
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Noun1.casebook - a book in which detailed written records of a case are kept and which are a source of information for subsequent work
written account, written record - a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
Adj.1.casebook - according to or characteristic of a casebook or textbook; typical; "a casebook schizophrenic"; "a textbook example"
standard - established or well-known or widely recognized as a model of authority or excellence; "a standard reference work"; "the classical argument between free trade and protectionism"
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Then he went on gravely, "You were always a careful student, and your case book was ever more full than the rest.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) directed on Thursday the registrar office to once again prepare a case book for the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) appeals in the Al-Azizia reference which implicates former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) expressed displeasure at the delay in the preparation of a case book of Al-Azizia reference in which former premier Nawaz Sharif was implicated and is currently serving a jail sentence.
The author is a professor at the University of Kentucky College of Law, interested in constitutional voting rights, and has written a case book of law stories about election laws in the past.
Paul Tournier, in his book, entitled,A Doctor's Case Book in Light of the Bible, writes of the case of a woman he had been treating for anemia.
She published "Psychoanalysis Today: A Case Book" in 1991 and an article in Psychoanalytic Quarterly titled "Psychoanalytic Supervision of the Difficult Patient," with Lou Lauro et al, in 2003.
The authors have also published a companion case book, Private Equity in Action-Case Studies from Developed & Emerging Markets, which showcases global best practices in private equity investing through 19 case studies written by INSEAD faculty and taught at the world's leading business schools.
Emergency Radiology COFFEE Case Book: Case-Oriented Fast Focused Effective Education
O'Connor became active in Republican politics; Ginsberg co-wrote the first case book and co-founded the first law reporter on gender discrimination law.
A Web site, UFO Case Book, claimed that in the Las Vegas UFO Crash which took place on April 18, 1962, the object that was noticed was at that time written off as a bolide meteor.
Updated to reflect changes in law as well as new directions in the practice, the second edition of this important case book on class action and aggregate litigation, provides practitioners and students with definitive information on the history and future of group litigation.