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card

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1. 
a. short for playing card
b. (as modifier): a card game
c. (in combination): cardsharp
2. See compass card
3. Horse racing a daily programme of all the races at a meeting, listing the runners, riders, weights to be carried, distances to be run, and conditions of each race
4. short for printed circuit card See printed circuit See also cards

card

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(formerly) a machine or comblike tool for carding fabrics or for raising the nap on cloth

card

[kärd]
(electronics)
A printed circuit board or other arrangement of miniaturized components that can be plugged into a computer or peripheral device.

card

(1)
A circuit board.

card

(2)

card

(hypertext)
An alternative term for a node in a system (e.g. HyperCard, Notecards) in which the node size is limited.
References in classic literature ?
she asked, looking again at the directions on the card.
From this he took a pencil and a card -- hesitated and considered for a moment -- wrote rapidly on the card -- and placed it, with the politest alacrity, in Miss Garth's hand.
It's rivals, like a pack, are likely to follow suit at some stage, but gas price cuts of only around 5% are on the cards.