Definitions for playing card
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
one of a set of cards used in playing various games, esp. one of a set of 52 numbered or ranked cards of four suits (diamonds, clubs, hearts, and spades).
Origin of playing card:
one of a pack of cards that are used to play card games
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
one of a set of 52 cards used for playing games
One of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card used to play numerous games, featuring either one to 10 pips or a picture and belonging of one of four suits.
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