credit card


noun

a card that identifies a person as entitled to have food, merchandise, services, etc., billed on a charge account.

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Origin of credit card

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
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credit card

noun

a card issued by banks, businesses, etc, enabling the holder to obtain goods and services on credit
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