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flash card

also flash·card (flăsh′kârd′)
1. A card printed with words or numbers and briefly displayed as part of a learning drill.
2. Computers A memory card that uses flash memory.
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(Education) a card on which are written or printed words for children to look at briefly, used as an aid to learning
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or flash′ card`,

a card with words, numerals, etc., used as a teaching aid in rapid recognition drills.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flashcard - a card with words or numbers or pictures that is flashed to a class by the teacherflashcard - a card with words or numbers or pictures that is flashed to a class by the teacher
placard, poster, posting, notice, bill, card - a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
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One of the most popular of these is the Leitner System of flashcards.
Let's apply the Leitner System to learning horn technique.
Cram utilizes the Leitner system of studying and can be used to create and store flashcards for later use or to borrow flashcards created by others.