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  • n  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
  • n  a card certifying the identity of the bearer
    he had to show his card to get in
  • n  a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures)
    they sent us a card from Miami
  • n  thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  • n  a witty amusing person who makes jokes
  • n  a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
  • n  a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited
  • n  (golf) a record of scores (as in golf)
    you have to turn in your card to get a handicap
  • n  a list of dishes available at a restaurant
  • n  (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat
    the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate
  • n  a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
  • v  separate the fibers of
  • v  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!

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  • Pim Verbeek in The Associated Press
    I think it was definitely not a red card,Australia coach Pim Verbeek said. "What can you do with your arm? You can't cut it off."
  • David Lee Camp in Kansas City Star
    The American people know it isn't right to simply add the cost of this spending to our already-overdrawn national credit card,said Rep. Dave Camp of Michigan, the top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee, after the House rejection on...
  • Carlos Dunga in The Canadian Press
    The red card was completely unfair,Brazil coach Dunga said.

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