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English definition of “card”

card

verb [T]     /kɑːd/ US  /kɑːrd/ US
to ask someone to show you a document , especially an identity card, in order to prove how old they areQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
(Definition of card verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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