swipe card Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"swipe card" in British English

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swipe cardnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​plasticcard that you ​slide through a ​machine in ​order to be ​allowed into a ​building, ​pay for something, etc.
(Definition of swipe card from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"swipe card" in Business English

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swipe cardnoun [C]

uk   us   COMMERCE, WORKPLACE
a ​plasticcard with ​information on a magnetic ​strip which can be used to ​pay for things, ​enterparts of a ​building that are not ​open to everyone, etc.: Staff now ​clock on using a ​swipecard.
(Definition of swipe card from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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