having a fretwork pattern in low relief: card-cut woodwork.
- Card file
noun another term for card index Historical Examples The oldest method of operating the card follow-up is to use the tickler index in a card file. Cyclopedia of Commerce, Accountancy, Business Administration, v. 1 Various Suggest ways in which a card file might be used in the household. Foods and Household Management Helen Kinne But […]
a registered member of an organization, especially of a union or a political party, who has been issued a card in evidence of membership. a person who has a borrower’s card from a library. a person to whom a credit card or bank card is issued. (on a typewriter) either of a pair of devices […]
- Card in
Sign in to one’s place of business by use of a magnetic card, as in I told him I’d card in for him if he was late tomorrow. Similarly, card out means to sign out of one’s place of business, as in I want to sneak out early, so could you please card out for […]