carnet

noun

car·​net
(ˈ)kär¦nā
plural -s
1
a
: a card issued to an aviator by the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale and designed to eliminate the necessity of having a passport
b
: an international credit card for aviation fuel
2
: a customs pass permitting an automobile free passage across national boundaries

Word History

Etymology

French, literally, notebook, from Middle French quernet, from Latin quaterni group of four

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“Carnet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carnet. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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