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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An official document issued by the U.S. government to aliens, allowing them to work legally in the United States.

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  • n. A US work permit, officially known as United States Permanent Resident Card.
  • n. A warning card, given to a player for an infraction of the rules. A further infraction may warrant a yellow card or red card.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a card that identifies the bearer as an alien with permanent resident status in the United States

Etymologies

Formerly a green-colored card.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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