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    Lightbulb the case with

    Hi, what "the case with' means in the sentence below?

    The 3-D is, for the most part, used effectively but, as is often the case with this technology, there's an issue.

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    Re: the case with

    Quote Originally Posted by Sepmre View Post
    Hi, what does "the case with' means in the sentence below?

    The 3-D is, for the most part, used effectively but, as is often the case with this technology, there's an issue.

    Thanks
    It means 'as it usually happens'.
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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