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identity card

noun
1.
a card for identifying the bearer, giving name, address, and other personal data.
Origin of identity card
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • But he produced his identity card and handed it to the Myrmidon.

    Pagan Passions Gordon Randall Garrett
  • He'll make out a reporter's identity card for you and a photographer's card for me.

    Smugglers' Reef John Blaine
  • No identity card on this body either, but another letter—a sweetheart's one.

  • As the waiter brought coffee, he pulled out his wallet and showed the boys his identity card, driver's license, and business card.

    The Egyptian Cat Mystery Harold Leland Goodwin
British Dictionary definitions for identity card

identity card

noun
1.
a card that establishes a person's identity, esp one issued to all members of the population in wartime, to the staff of an organization, etc
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