landing card


noun

an identification card issued to a traveler for presentation to the immigration authorities.
a card issued to a sailor in a foreign port granting permission to go ashore.

Nearby words

  1. landgravine,
  2. landholder,
  3. landing,
  4. landing beacon,
  5. landing beam,
  6. landing clerk,
  7. landing craft,
  8. landing field,
  9. landing flap,
  10. landing force

Origin of landing card

First recorded in 1930–35

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