charge plate

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Synonyms for charge plate

a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered

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The Model 204 Charge Plate Analyzer evaluates the performance of ionizers, static-control materials, and ESD-controlled installations.
There is a Surf-'n'-Sun Sale at the local female chandlery, and his wife has gone there with car and charge plate to buy a bikini.
Tenders are invited for Filling Equipment For Ebw (Electric Bridge Wire) Cap Comprising Of 1) Filling/Pressing Plate, Qty-14 Nos 2) Funnel Plate, Qty-6 Nos 3) Guide Plate, Qty-2 Nos 4) Charge Plate, Qty-2 Nos
Back in the 1920s, department stores in the US, such as Bloomingdale's and Saks Fifth Avenue, would issue charge plates or coins.
This thinking goes all the way back to the very first charge plates department stores issued, way before Visa or MasterCard were ubiquitous.