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English definition of “place card”

place card

noun [C]    
a card with someone's name on it, put at the place at a table where they will sit , especially at a formal meal Letters, notes and cardsPaper and stationery
(Definition of place card noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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