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smart card

noun [C] uk   us  
a small plastic card that is used to make payments and to store personal information, and can be read when connected to a computer system
Translations of “smart card”
in Chinese (Traditional) 智慧卡…
in Russian смарт-карта…
in Turkish akıllı kart…
in Chinese (Simplified) 智能卡…
in Polish karta chipowa…
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