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swipe card, swipecard (s) (noun); swipe cards, swipecards (pl)
A plastic card with a magnetic strip containing encoded data that is read by passing the card through a slotted electronic device: A swipe card is primarily used to make electronic transactions and to provide access to restricted or secure places.

As a new employee, Marissa received a special swipecard that would allow her to be admitted through the security check point in the government building.

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