library card


noun

a card issued by a library to individuals or organizations entitling them or their representatives to borrow materials.

Nearby words

  1. libra,
  2. librarian,
  3. librarianship,
  4. library,
  5. library binding,
  6. library edition,
  7. library of congress,
  8. library of congress classification,
  9. library paste,
  10. library science

Origin of library card

First recorded in 1965–70

Also called borrower's card.

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