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smart card

n.
A plastic card containing a microchip and enabling the holder to purchase goods and services, enter restricted areas, access medical, financial, or other records, or perform other operations requiring data stored on the microchip.

smart card

n
(Computer Science) a plastic card with integrated circuits used for storing and processing computer data. Also called: laser card or intelligent card

smart′ card`


n.
a small plastic card usu. embedded with an electronic memory chip, used for financial transactions, identification, as a key, etc.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smart card - a plastic card containing a microprocessor that enables the holder to perform operations requiring data that is stored in the microprocessorsmart card - a plastic card containing a microprocessor that enables the holder to perform operations requiring data that is stored in the microprocessor; typically used to perform financial transactions
positive identification - evidence proving that you are who you say you are; evidence establishing that you are among the group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to acceptance; "a system for positive identification can prevent the use of a single identity by several people"
charge account credit, open-end credit, revolving credit - a consumer credit line that can be used up to a certain limit or paid down at any time
Translations
بِطاقَه ذَكِيَّه
paměťová karta
smartkort
intelligens kártyamemóriakártya
čipová kreditná karta
pametna kartica
akıllı kartmikrodevre kartı

smart

(smaːt) adjective
1. neat and well-dressed; fashionable. You're looking very smart today; a smart suit.
2. clever and quick in thought and action. We need a smart boy to help in the shop; I don't trust some of those smart salesmen.
3. brisk; sharp. She gave him a smart slap on the cheek.
verb
1. (of part of the body) to be affected by a sharp stinging feeling. The thick smoke made his eyes smart.
2. to feel annoyed, resentful etc after being insulted etc. He is still smarting from your remarks.
noun
the stinging feeling left by a blow or the resentful feeling left by an insult. He could still feel the smart of her slap/insult.
ˈsmarten (often with up) verb
to make or become smarter. He has smartened up a lot in appearance lately.
ˈsmartly adverb
The soldiers stood smartly to attention; She is always smartly dressed.
ˈsmartness noun
ˈsmart bomb noun
a bomb that is designed to locate the target and hit it accurately.
ˈsmart card noun
an advanced version of a credit card, with a computer memory, which can be used for such purposes as paying money and identification.
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Since multiple access applications can be performed on a single smart card, employees can use one card to access both physical and logical resources without carrying multiple credentials.
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The Smart Card Industry Association (SCIA) in Lawrenceville, N.
Working with Bellcore's Boneh and Richard DeMillo, Lipton showed in principle how random bit flips could be exploited to deduce the secret key in the RSA cryptographic scheme when used in a smart card.
The businessman inserts the smart card into the center's multicolor copier, where a push of the button downloads the smart-card information.
This Frost & Sullivan research service titled Strategic Analysis of the South African Smart Card Markets provides an overview of the growing use of smart cards in South Africa.
The introduction of the MIPS32 4KSc smart card core follows the July 2000 announcement by MIPS Technologies and Gemplus SA (Gemenos, France) (Nasdaq:GEMP) to create an architectural standard for next-generation smart card chips.
The "Global Smart Card Industry - Future Outlook (2007)" report provides extensive research and objective analysis on the Global Smart Card Market, its performance and its future prospects.
As part of the agreement, Hitachi America will provide to 1st eTech smart card technology and systems consultation and has agreed to demonstrate the Hitachi smart card technology at the 1steTech booth during the 2000 Comdex Trade Show in Las Vegas.
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The combination of SafeNet's Smart Card 330 and the BlackBerry Smart Card Reader adds an additional layer of security for BlackBerry users, especially for organizations that must meet higher security compliance requirements.