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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A crown, a five shilling coin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who cases.
  • n. In the tobacco trade, a device for moistening the tobacco leaf. See case, transitive verb, 2, and *casing.

Etymologies

Possibly from Yiddish  (keser, "crown"), from Hebrew  (keter) (Wiktionary)

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