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Definition of smart card in English:

noun

A plastic card with a built-in microprocessor, used typically to perform financial transactions.
Example sentences
  • He added: ‘Ideally we would like to move on to smart cards or virtual smart cards.’
  • The Reserve Bank of India has introduced a number of restrictions on the issue of debit cards and smart cards by banks.
  • And the migration from magnetic stripe cards to smart cards within the financial sector is expected to provide greater opportunity to use these cards for mobile commerce.

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