ID card
noun Date: circa 1945 a card bearing identifying data (as age or organizational membership) about the individual whose name appears thereon — called also identification card, identity card

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ID card — noun A card which identifies a person, often including a photograph, details of age, membership, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑ID * * * ID card UK US noun [countable] [singular ID card plural …   Useful english dictionary

  • ID card — UK US noun [C] (also identity card) ► an official card with your name, date of birth, photograph, or other information on it that proves who you are: »A valid driver s license, state ID card, passport or other photo ID is required as proof of… …   Financial and business terms

  • ID card — [ˌaı ˈdi: ka:d US ka:rd] n an ↑identity card …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ID card — ID ,card noun count an IDENTITY CARD …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ID card —    Compulsory identity (ID) cards were issued in both world wars but the scheme was abandoned in 1952. Their use was considered by the Major Government but Labour did not pursue the idea after 1997. However, Home Secretary David Blunkett… …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • ID card — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms ID card : singular ID card plural ID cards an identity card …   English dictionary

  • ID card — Synonyms and related words: badge, calligram, calling card, card, countermark, countersign, credentials, dog tag, identification, identification badge, identification tag, initials, letter of introduction, monogram, press card, serial number,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ID card — noun A card or badge showing the official identity of the wearer. Syn: identity card …   Wiktionary

  • ID card — identification card, identity card …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ID card. — See identification card. [1960 65] * * * …   Universalium

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