identification card


Definition of identification card

: id

Examples of identification card in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Medical cannabis customers with a state identification card don’t have to pay sales tax. David Garrick, San Diego Union-Tribune, "San Diego files first lawsuit seeking unpaid cannabis taxes," 22 Oct. 2020 After 9/11, laws in 26 states were changed to require a permanent address to obtain a government identification card, a luxury that homeless people, by definition, do not have. Dora Kingsley Vertenten, The Conversation, "As few as 1 in 10 homeless people vote in elections – here’s why," 15 Oct. 2020 Copies of driver’s license, photo identification card, military identification document, concealed handgun carry license, and U.S. passports are among acceptable documents. Arkansas Democrat-gazette, Arkansas Online, "How to vote via absentee ballot in Arkansas," 12 Oct. 2020 Police then surveilled the box, which was rented with a fake driver's license and student identification card. Carly Ortiz-lytle, Washington Examiner, "Texas mayoral candidate charged with hundreds of felonies relating to voter fraud," 8 Oct. 2020 Those with an Ohio driver’s license or state identification card number can do so online here, at the Secretary of State’s website. Courtney Astolfi, cleveland, "Want to ensure you are properly registered to vote in Ohio? Here’s how: Election Truth," 21 Sep. 2020 Absentee ballot applications must be notarized or include a photocopy of an acceptable photo identification card. CBS News, "How do I vote in my state in the 2020 election?," 18 Sep. 2020 Each flag has an identification card tied to it with the name, age and biography of a victim. Paulina Pineda, The Arizona Republic, "Annual 9/11 field of flags memorial in Tempe moves online because of COVID-19 concerns," 11 Sep. 2020 California now draws courtroom panels that decide criminal cases and lawsuits primarily from residents who are registered to vote or have a driver’s license or identification card from the Department of Motor Vehicles. Dustin Gardiner,, "Newsom signs bill designed to add more people of color on California juries," 29 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of identification card

1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of identification card was in 1889

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28 Oct 2020

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“Identification card.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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