jewel case


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jewel case

jewel case

n.
1. A hinged plastic case designed to hold a CD or other optical disc and usually a printed insert or liner.
2. See jewel box.

jewel case

or

jewel box

n
1. a box, usually ornamental, in which jewels are kept
2. a plastic case for a compact disc
References in classic literature ?
I'll never forget how you lectured us all on causes and inferences and effects in the Bishopgate jewel case. It's true you set us on the right track; but you'll own now that it was more by good luck than good guidance."
At the bottom of the circle, as if enclosed in a jewel case, sparkled for one instant two or three eruptive cones, like enormous dazzling gems.
To examine and arrange these things gave Amy great satisfaction, especially the jewel cases, in which on velvet cushions reposed the ornaments which had adorned a belle forty years ago.
"I wish I knew where all these pretty things would go when Aunt March dies," she said, as she slowly replaced the shining rosary and shut the jewel cases one by one.
The focus is on the material of build (there is a fine texture on either side of the control panel on the SoundTouch 10, 20 and 30, which complements the austerity of the matte black finish), the architecture of the speaker's builds (the new jewel case on the Lifestyle 535's speakers have packed in the dual-direction, externally separate speakers into one unit, with two speaker units angled at 45 degrees), and the experience of good, wholesome audio.
Shrink films are also used to package CD jewel cases. Films are frequently attached to the product to be packaged in shrink tunnels heated with hot air.
Not only can the master not appropriate the hysteric's surplus a, the master can not figure the nature of this surplus jouissance and is left playing in the terrain of the jewel case, Freud's marker for Oedipalized heterosexual relations.
The Jewel Case version, priced at RUB499, will contain the game and unique key for new account creation with 14 days of gameplay.
This impressively produced and performed compilation of 30 songs and tunes is presented in an elegant jewel case is ideal for inclusion as a curriculum supplement for American History/Social Studies programs and includes lyrics, chapter notes, Internet addresses, a suggestion list of further listing, and an index.
Jewel case display Scan or crop your images to the size of a CD case (5 3/8 in.
NEW YORK -- The renowned champagne house of Dom Perignon takes its remarkable collaboration with famed designer and photographer Karl Lagerfeld to a new level with the introduction of a limited edition bottle personally designed by Lagerfeld--"Bottle Named Desire." The bottle features gold studs that emulate the bubbles contained within and is offered in a jewel case that bears Lagerfeld's signature.
Last October Brendan Fowler, known as BARR in his spoken performance project, played at The Kitchen and released an album on 5RC titled Beyond Reinforced Jewel Case, which he is currently promoting on a tour across the United States and Canada.