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compass card meaning

  "compass card" in a sentence
  • Noun: compass card  kúmpus kaa(r)d
    1. Compass in the form of a card that rotates so that 0 degrees or North points to magnetic north
      - mariner's compass

    Derived forms: compass cards

    Type of: magnetic compass

    Encyclopedia: Compass card


  • [Design engineering]
    "The part of a compass on which the direction graduations are placed, it is usually in the form of a thin disk or annulus graduated in degrees, clockwise from 0?at the reference direction to 360? and sometimes also in compass points."

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  1. three figure compass card
  2. any of the32 equal divisions marked at the circumference of a mariner's compass card that indicate direction
  3. Translink has been slowly phasing in use of the Compass Card.
  4. The Compass Card will have a $ 6 refundable deposit.
  5. The Compass Card is a NXP Mifare DESFire EV1 card.

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