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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A portable, often flat case with a handle, used for carrying papers or books.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a case used for carrying documents (especially by business people)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a small suitcase with a handle; it is used for carrying papers or files or books.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a case with a handle; for carrying papers or files or books

Etymologies

brief, document + case2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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