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Related to on the cards: To turn over a new leaf, at least, paint the town red, roughshod, up to par
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
(formerly) a machine or comblike tool for carding fabrics or for raising the nap on cloth
A printed circuit board or other arrangement of miniaturized components that can be plugged into a computer or peripheral device.
A circuit board.
A punched card.