A unit of a PATTERN CHAIN used on a JACQUARD LOOM. It is a cardboard strip with holes (similar to those in a player piano roll punched in it) which serve to control the action of the weaving mechanism. It is joined, by lacing, to other cardboard strips to make a PATTERN CHAIN.
another name for a printed circuit board. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20870
(1) A plug-in memory device. RAM cards, which require an internal battery, can be used for storing user data, while ROM cards, which have no battery, can only be used for reading the data recorded on them by the manufacturer. (2) A circuit board that plugs into a slot in a computer.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22285
- thin cardboard, usually rectangular 2. [n] - a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures) 3. [n] - a record of scores (as in golf) 4. [n] - a card certifying the identity of the bearer 5. [n] - one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and use...Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=card
• (v. t.) To clean or clear, as if by using a card. • (n.) An indicator card. See under Indicator. • (v. t.) To mix or mingle, as with an inferior or weaker article. • (v. t.) To comb with a card; to cleanse or disentangle by carding; as, to card wool; to card a horse. • (n.) A perforated pasteboard or sheet-metal plate for...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/card/
(golf) a record of scores (as in golf); `you have to turn in your card to get a handicap`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=card
one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; `he collected cards and traded them with the other boys`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=card
In sports, a card comprises a listing of the matches taking place in a title-match combat-sport event. Organizers divide overall cards into a main-event match and the undercard, which encompasses the rest of the matches. One can also further subdivide the undercard into midcard and lower card, according to the perceived importance ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Card_(sports)
Card intransitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Carded
; present participle & verbal noun Carding
.] To play at cards; to game. Johnson. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/25
[ French carte
, from Latin charta
paper, Greek ... a leaf of paper. Confer Chart
A piece of pasteboard, or thick paper, blank or prepared for various uses; as, a playing card
; a visiting card
; a card
of invitation; plural
a ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/24
[ French carde
teasel, the head of a thistle, card, from Latin carduus
, thistle, from carere
to card.] 1.
An instrument for disentangling and arranging the fibers of cotton, wool, flax, etc.; or for cleaning and smoothing the hair of animals; -- u...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/25
Card transitive verb 1.
To comb with a card; to cleanse or disentangle by carding; as, to card
wool; to card
a horse. « These card
the short comb the longer flakes. Dyer.
To clean or clear, as if by using a card. [ Obsolete] « Thi...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/25
1. Scorecard 2. To record a score on the scorecardFound on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Entertainment/Golf/
A card is an instrument for combing, opening and breaking wool, flax etc. It is made by inserting bent teeth of wire into a thick piece of leather and nailing this to a rectangular board.and nailing this to a piece of rectangular board to which a handle is attached. But wool and cotton are now generally carded in mills by teeth fixed on a wheel mov...Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/GC.HTM
A card used to record scores in stroke play. Also, to make a record of your score.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21422
A circuit board that plugs into a computer's bus to extend the computer's capability.Found on http://www.wildpackets.com/resources/compendium/glossary_of_networking_term
A single playing card from a deck. See playing card.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21682
Another term for fixture or race meeting.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21627
Card is slang for a character, someone with personality, an odd person.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZC.HTM
Center for the Application of Research Discoveries. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
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Modular piece of electronics housed in a crate. Cards are typically used to interface a hardware device with a computer system.
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Stiff wire brush used to disentangle and straighten cotton fibres prior to spinning.
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The USS Card was an American light fleet aircraft carrier of 7800 tons displacement converted from a mercantile hull and launched in 1942. The USS Card was powered by Foster Wheeler type boilers providing a top speed of 16 knots and carried a complement of 650 and 21 aircraft. She was armed with one 5 inch gun; sixteen 40 mm Bofors anti-aircraft gu...Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/RC.HTM
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