case (n.)
mask, disguise, covering
LLL V.ii.273[Rosaline to all, of the King and his friends] They were all in lamentable cases [also: state]
LLL V.ii.387[Rosaline to Berowne, of his visor] that superfluous case / That hid the worse and showed the better face
RJ I.iv.29[Mercutio to Romeo] Give me a case to put my visage in
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