Definition of display case in English:

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display case

(also display cabinet)


A case, made all or partly of glass, for displaying items in a shop or museum for observation or inspection.
Example sentences
  • They have agreed that the glass display case in Oxford Street can be extended so a statue of the TV steeplejack can be put inside.
  • Here, before the altar, sits a glass display case mounted on a wooden plinth.
  • Pupils can explore different beliefs by looking at the artefacts in a glass display case at the back of a classroom.

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