picture card

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n picture card one of the twelve cards in a deck bearing a picture of a face
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Usage

In literature:

It was the card of a German officer, and under the name was written an order to send the picture to a certain address in Berlin.
"A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium" by Hugh Gibson
On awakening she could, indeed, see the picture with the right eye, but the left eye told her the card was blank.
"Complete Hypnotism: Mesmerism, Mind-Reading and Spiritualism" by A. Alpheus
The pictures are post cards.
"Letters from France" by Isaac Alexander Mack
Soon we came to the village and the post-office of Gretna Green, bristling with picture post cards.
"The Heather-Moon" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Already he had begun to send her picture post-cards, laboriously written over.
"The Call of the Blood" by Robert Smythe Hichens
Picture post cards is.
"The Drone" by Rutherford Mayne
You'll be deluged with letters and picture post-cards.
"Under the Country Sky" by Grace S. Richmond
Isn't it just like a picture on a New Year's card?
"The Rover Boys on a Hunt" by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
Two cards, not so large, with photographs of pictures and frescoes by Gaudenzio.
"The Samuel Butler Collection at Saint John's College Cambridge" by Henry Festing Jones
Please send me the set of six colored post cards with lifelike pictures of the Merriwells.
"Owen Clancy's Happy Trail" by Burt L. Standish
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In poetry:

Though in a picture only, a common cheap
Ill-taken card; and children — frozen, some
(Babies) waiting on Dicky-bird to peep
Out of the handkerchief that is his home
"Photographs (To Two Scots Lads)" by Ivor Gurney
A Christmas card that took your eye,
a recipe for a raisin pie,
the picture of a prairie town;
a young boy in cap and gown,
the spittin' image of his Dad,
when he was just a half-grown lad.
"Scrap Book" by Edna Jacues

In news:

The Lower Southampton Township Police are attempting to identify the below pictured male in reference to access device fraud involving skimmed credit cards.
It's time to take the Christmas cards down and sort out the ones you want to keep, like family pictures, etc.
They can be identified on the jobsite by requesting to see their ETCP ID card that includes their picture, date of certification and area(s) of specialty.
The murder of Natasha Cleary and her two children last April had one clue that is all too common: a picture of a stranger using her ATM card.
Hot spot cards like the one pictured above, allow tips to be given to law enforcement regarding drug activity.
DMV can provide a picture ID card for North Carolina residents.
Applicants must be a US citizen and must bring picture ID and their social security card.
Credit to facebook friend Andrew Spaulding for the picture about to be featured on Ken Macha's new Topp's card.
' Pictures of Hope' cards unveiled.
He's accused of using the name and logos on the cards to create a fake police identification badge with his picture on it.
Christmas presents, cards, pictures, etc.
Each card contains pictures of murder victims.
Send us a picture showing how you ROCK OUT and you could be the winner of a $100 Gas Card.
Angels have slipped into wild-card picture angels, games, game, team, card, wild, rest, season, one, five.
CONCEALED CARRY CLASSES (On-Going) Oregon CHL & Utah CFP 4-Hour Class, Nov 24, 2012 Utah Fingerprint Card & Pictures included 541-253-6240, Bob.
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In science:

The process may be pictured as follows, as suggested in : Suppose the sequence A is represented as a row of cards laid face down; on the face of the ith card is either a zero or a one, corresponding to A[i].
Independence Properties of Algorithmically Random Sequences
FIG. 5: (Top) Picture of the FE card with two of the four AFTER chips. (Bottom) Noise distribution in ADC channels of the 76 chip channels.
The PANDA GEM-based TPC Prototype
Picture of the low power electronics SiPM readout. A front-end card (at the foreground), used for signal amplification and shaping, connects to 4 SiPMs at once.
Results from the NEXT prototypes
As we flipped through the souvenir picture post cards of experiment results selected from all those presented at FPCP 2012, we have seen a wonderfully-rich abundance of new results.
FPCP 2012 Summary Talk on Experiments
For instance, in Baccarat, suits are irrelevant and all 10’s and picture cards are equivalent, and in ESP card guessing experiments, a Zener deck of 25 cards with each of 5 symbols repeated five times is used.
Riffle shuffles of a deck with repeated cards
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