trading card

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trad·ing card

(trā′dĭng)
n.
A card with a picture or design printed on it, often one of a set collected and traded by children.

trading card

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(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) any of a set of cards printed with images or information relating to a specific subject, intended to be traded between collectors seeking to acquire a full set
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Noun1.trading card - a card with a picture on ittrading card - a card with a picture on it; collected and traded by children
baseball card - a trading card with a picture of a baseball player and information about his playing record
card - one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; "he collected cards and traded them with the other boys"
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