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playing card

noun play·ing card \ˈplā-iŋ-\

Definition of PLAYING CARD

:  one of a set of 24 to 78 thin rectangular pieces of cardboard or plastic marked on one side to show its rank and suit and used in playing any of numerous games

First Known Use of PLAYING CARD

15th century
PLAYING CARD Defined for Kids

playing card

noun

Definition of PLAYING CARD for Kids

:  any of a set of cards marked to show rank and suit (spades, hearts, diamonds, or clubs) and used in playing various games

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