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Sims

[simz]
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noun
  1. William Sow·den [soud-n] /ˈsaʊd n/, 1858–1936, U.S. admiral, born in Canada.
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SIM card

[sim]
noun
  1. Subscriber Identity/Identification Module: a removable card inside a cell phone that stores data unique to the user, as an identification number, passwords, phone numbers, and messages.
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Origin of SIM card

First recorded in 1990–95
Also called SIM
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  • Sims rushed from the house, met Johnson, grasped him by the shoulders, shaking him.

    The Shining Cow

    Alex James

  • There was a slight pause as Sims drummed impatiently on the phone.

    The Shining Cow

    Alex James

  • As fortune would have it, Sims slunk into camp just at the dinner hour.

    The Free Range

    Francis William Sullivan

  • This he handed to Sims, who promptly opened it and started to read.

    The Free Range

    Francis William Sullivan

  • When he had finished, Sims lay back on his two elbows and regarded his employer.

    The Free Range

    Francis William Sullivan


British Dictionary definitions for sims

SIM Card

n acronym for
  1. subscriber identity module card; a small card used in a mobile phone to store data about the network, telephone number, etc
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