identity card


identity card
noun
a card certifying the identity of the bearer
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he had to show his card to get in

Syn: ↑card
Derivationally related forms: ↑card (for: ↑card)
Hypernyms: ↑positive identification
Hyponyms:

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noun
: a usually official card bearing identifying data about the individual to whom it pertains

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a card for identifying the bearer, giving name, address, and other personal data.
[1895-1900]

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identity card UK US noun [countable] [singular identity card plural identity cards]
an official document or card that shows who you are
Thesaurus: documents and types of documenthyponym parts of pieces of writingmeronym

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identity card,
a card issued to a person to prove his identity.

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noun, pl ⋯ cards [count]

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iˈdentity card [identity card identity cards] (also IˈD card) noun
a card with a person's name, date of birth, photograph, etc. on it that proves who they are
See also:ID card

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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