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flashcard

[flash-kahrd] /ˈflæʃˌkɑrd/
noun
1.
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
1920-1925
1920-25; flash + card1
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