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contact lens

noun

Simple Definition of contact lens

  • : a thin piece of round plastic that is worn on the eye to improve vision

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of contact lens

  1. :  a thin lens designed to fit over the cornea and usually worn to correct defects in vision

Examples of contact lens in a sentence

  1. She wears contact lenses more often than glasses.



1888

First Known Use of contact lens

1888


CONTACT LENS Defined for Kids

contact lens

noun

Definition of contact lens for Students

  1. :  a thin lens used to correct bad eyesight and worn over the cornea of the eye




Medical Dictionary

contact lens

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noun con·tact lens \ˌkän-ˌtakt-\

Medical Definition of contact lens

  1. :  a thin lens designed to fit over the cornea and usually worn to correct defects in vision




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