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  • n. A band of magnetic material in which tiny iron-based particles are used for data storage, used on swipecards.

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

  • n. a short strip of magnetic tape attached to a credit card or debit card; it contains data that will tell a reading device who you are and what your account number is, etc.


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