For a change, in this case, he was telling the truth. It is not the case that every unfamiliar phrase is an idiom. In case of fire, break glass. [sign on fire extinguisher holder in public space]
A step in proceeding; occasion or case
An actual or practical demonstration or exemplification of some principle
An act, statement, legal decision, case, etc. that may serve as an example, reason, or justification for a later one
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