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

  • n. A large card held out of the audience's sight, bearing words or dialogue in large letters as an aid for a speaker or actor chiefly in television broadcasting.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A card with writing on it, shown to actors to remind them of their lines.


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