flash card

flashcard

[flash-kahrd]
noun
a card having words, numerals, or pictures on it, designed for gaining a rapid response from pupils when held up briefly by a teacher, used especially in reading, arithmetic, or vocabulary drills.
Also, flash card.


Origin:
1920–25; flash + card1

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flash card
 
n
a card on which are written or printed words for children to look at briefly, used as an aid to learning

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