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The term card primarily refers to cardboard or a piece of this. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ... Corrugated cardboard. ...

More generally, the term can refer to any of various small flat objects, typically made from heavy paper or plastic. In particular:

  • Business card, a wallet sized card containing contact information for a person or business.
  • Cigarette card, a trading card used to reinforce cigarette packaging
  • Common Access Card (CAC), a Department of Defense (DoD) access & ID Card; contains a computer chip.
  • Credit card, a plastic card for purchasing items on credit
  • Debit card, a plastic card for purchasing items using money in a bank account
  • Expansion card or computer card, a computer hardware component or device, attached generally inside a computer, that provides added functionality, such as a graphics card or sound card
  • File card (tool), a metal brush used to clean the cutting grooves on files
  • Gift card, usually plastic payment tool that is mailed or given to a relative, friend, or associate as a method of purchasing within stores
  • Greeting card, usually folded paper that is mailed or given to a relative, friend, or associate to express a message of greeting, appreciation, or some other sentiment
  • Health card, a token to be used as patient data card (PDC) or health professional card (HPC)
  • ID card, an identity document
  • Index card, a card for creating and organizing notes in a stack, usually for a research project
  • Library card, a card used to borrow books or other media from a library
  • Penalty cards for rule violations in several sports, e.g. red card or yellow card
  • Playing card, a card, typically made of laminated paper, used for playing games
  • Policy debate card, a piece of evidence in policy debate
  • Postcard, a card used for sending messages in the mail without use of an envelope
  • PrePay card, usually plastic payment tool that is mailed or given to a relative, friend, or associate as a method of pre-payment for products within stores
  • Punch card, an obsolete method for storing data
  • Raising card, a spiked brush-like tool used to straighten out wool, hemp, etc.
  • SIM card, a smart card identifying a mobile phone service subscriber
  • Smart card, a plastic card containing a computer chip (also known as a Key Card)
  • Trading card, a card used for trading or collecting, or for use in a collectible card game
  • Value card, a self-help device listing behavior changes the bearer wants to make
  • Visiting card, aka calling card, a more personal version of a business card.

Non-physical analogues of physical cards: Attorney business card 1895 Business cards are cards bearing business information about a company or individual. ... No. ... Common Access Card issued to Contractor personnel The Common Access Card (CAC) is a United States Department of Defense (DoD) smartcard issued as standard identification for active duty military personnel, reserve personnel, civilian employees, and eligible contractor personnel. ... Credit cards A credit card is a system of payment named after the small plastic card issued to users of the system. ... A debit card is a plastic card which provides an alternative payment method to cash when making purchases. ... Fitting an expansion card into a motherboard An expansion card in computing is a printed circuit board that can be inserted into an expansion slot of a computer motherboard to add additional functionality to a computer system. ... A File card is a brush with metal bristles, used to clean the cutting grooves in a file. ... Scrip is any substitute for currency, which is not legal tender. ... Greeting cards on display at retail. ... Health cards are used for different purposes: Identification Insurance Patient data card Health professional card The type of card used (magnetic stripe card, memory card, smart card, laser card) is dependent on the function. ... German identity document sample An identity document is a piece of documentation designed to prove the identity of the person carrying it. ... An index card is a piece of heavy paper stock, cut to a standard size and often used for recording individual items of information that can then be easily rearranged and filed. ... A modern-style library in Chambéry In the traditional sense of the word, a library is a collection of books and periodicals. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Yellow card. ... A yellow card is used in many sports as a means of cautioning a player regarding their conduct, or indicating that a player is to receive a certain level of punishment. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Evidence in policy debate is organized into units called cards. ... For the record label, see Postcard Records. ... Punched cards (or Hollerith cards, or IBM cards), are pieces of stiff paper that contain digital information represented by the presence or absence of holes in predefined positions. ... A raising card is a brush with metal bristles, used in cloth- and woolmaking to raise the nap of the cloth. ... SIM re-directs here; for alternate uses see Sim (disambiguation) A SIM card taken from a GSM mobile phone A subscriber identity module (SIM) is a smartcard securely storing the key identifying a mobile subscriber. ... Smart card used for health insurance in France. ... Various trading cards A trading card (or collectible card) is a small card which is intended for trading and collecting. ... A value card is a behavioral self help device. ... Visiting card of Johann van Beethoven, Brother of Ludwig van Beethoven Visiting cards first appeared in China in the 15th century, and in Europe in the 17th century. ...

  • E-card, an electronic version of a greeting card or postcard
  • Test card, also known as a test pattern, a television test signal, typically broadcast at times when the transmitter is active, but no programmes are being broadcast

Card may also refer to: An e-card is similar to a postcard or greeting card, with the primary difference being it is created using digital media instead of paper or other traditional materials. ... Test pattern A test card, also known as a test pattern in North America, is a television test signal, typically broadcast at times when the transmitter is active but no programme is being broadcast (often at startup and closedown). ...

Cards may refer to: In professional wrestling, the card is the lineup of the matches that will be staged at a given venue for a given perfomance. ...

CARDS may refer to: The Louisville Cardinals (also known as the Cards) are the athletic teams representing the University of Louisville. ... Major league affiliations National League (1892–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 1, 2, 6, 9, 14, 17, 20, 42, 42, 45, 85 Name St. ... The Gateway Arch, shown here behind the Old Courthouse, is the most recognizable part of the St. ...

  • The CARDS programme (Community Assistance for Reconstruction Development and Stabilisation), the European Union's main financial assistance instrument to the Western Balkans.

CARD may also refer to: The term card has many different meanings. ...

  • Caspase recruitment domains, or CARD domains, are interaction motifs found in a wide array of proteins.
  • Wolfson Centre for Age-Related Diseases
  • Community Association for Riding for the Disabled, a therapeutic horse-back riding centre in Toronto, Ontario.
  • Center for Autism and Related Disabilities a state program that is funded by the DOE in the state of Florida and has 7 centers located on College campuses throught the state.

Caspase recruitment domains, or CARD domains, are interaction motifs found in a wide array of proteins, typically those involved in processes relating to inflammation and apoptosis. ... The Wolfson Centre for Age-Related Diseases (CARD) is based at the Guys Hospital campus of Kings College London. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Official languages English Government - Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman - Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 106 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area [1] Ranked...


Andrew Hill Andy Card Jr. ... Charles Ora Card (1839 – 1906), founded the town of Cardston, Alberta in 1887, as the first Mormon settlement in Canada, under the direction of John Taylor. ... Clellan Card (June 24, 1903–April 13, 1966) was a noted on-air personality at the Minnesota station WCCO most well_known for the dozen years where he played Axel Torgerson on the local childrens show Axel and His Dog. ... Economist David Card David Card is a labor economist and professor at the University of California, Berkeley. ... Michael Card (born April 11, 1957 in Madison, Tennessee) is a Contemporary Christian music (CCM) artist who couples folk-style melodies and instrumentation with lyrics that stem from intensive study of the Bible. ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... Ray Card (b. ... Rémy Card is a French software developer who is noted for his contributions to the Linux kernel. ... Stuart Card is a Senior Research Fellow at Xerox PARC. He has been at PARC since 1974, and is now the Area Manager of the User Interface Research, or UIR, section of PARC. He has been one of the pioneers of applying human factors in human computer interaction. ...

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In more than 50 years of activity, we acquired a great experience in the carding machines construction due to the cooperation with important Italian and foreign textile managers.
Our carding machines can manufacture first class fibres that meet highest quality standards on the world textile market.
Ramella carding machines also excels for technological progress, our last example is the realization of a proprietary software for the complete machine automation.
CARDING (1489 words)
"Card is the heart of the spinning mill" and "Well carded is half spun" are two proverbs of the experts.
The fibre must enter the carding machine, be efficiently carded and taken from it in as little time as possible.
There must be even number of passages between card and comber and odd number between the card and ringframe.
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