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Related / Similar Words: circuit board, circuit card, board, identity card, batting order, lineup, menu, bill of fare, carte du jour, carte, scorecard, calling card, visiting card, poster, posting, placard, notice, bill, wag, wit, tease

 

Definition:
  • one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; "he collected cards and traded them with the other boys";
  • a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer''s capabilities;
  • a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in";
  • (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate";
  • a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French";
  • (golf) a record of scores (as in golf); "you have to turn in your card to get a handicap";
  • a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami";
  • a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited;
  • a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions";
  • a witty amusing person who makes jokes;
  • thin cardboard, usually rectangular;
  • ask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor; "I was carded when I tried to buy a beer!";
  • separate the fibers of; "tease wool";

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    Hyponyms: playing card, punched card, punch card, Hollerith card, tarot card, tarot, trading card, CPU board, mother board, PC board, business card, donor card, keycard, membership card, library card, borrower's card, ration card, a la carte, prix fixe, table d'hote, get-well card, greeting card, postcard, post card, postal card, mailing-card, sympathy card, show bill, show card, theatrical poster, flash card, flashcard, timecard

     

    Derivational Morphology: placard, bill, post, put up, identity card

     

     
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