smart card

noun
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of smart card

: a small plastic card that has a built-in microprocessor to store and process data and records

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First Known Use of smart card

1980


SMART CARD Defined for English Language Learners

smart card

noun

Definition of smart card for English Language Learners

  • : a plastic card (such as a credit card) that has a small computer chip for storing information


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