One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Bridge and Whist. A card that cannot be beaten unless it is trumped.
2A record card which summarizes the information recorded on a number of other cards.
3In form MasterCard. A trademark for: a brand of credit card.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Appletons' Journal. From master + card.
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