Definition of case file in English:

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case file

noun

A collection of documents and evidence relating to a particular legal case: she discusses a court case without referring to the case file
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  • Carrying a coffee tray and a stack of case files simultaneously was an acquired skill.
  • The case file reveals that a former bricklayer was the primary suspect for many years.
  • Henry was a victim of so much abuse that it actually brought tears to my eyes when reading his case file.

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