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vCard

Syllabification: vCard

Definition of vCard in English:

noun

trademark
Virtual business card, an electronic representation of a business card, usually a file attached to an e-mail in place of a signature.
Example sentences
  • The security bug concerns the vCard, or virtual business cards, component of Outlook, which has been found to contain a buffer overflow vulnerability.
  • This usage model is defined for mobile phones and PDAs for printing text messages, short email messages, business cards (vCards), and other formatted documents.
  • The file in which data is stored and that can be used to interchange information is called vCalendar, just as the electronic business-card format is known as vCard.

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