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contact lens

noun

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

Full Definition of CONTACT LENS

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

Examples of CONTACT LENS

  1. She wears contact lenses more often than glasses.

First Known Use of CONTACT LENS

1888
CONTACT LENS Defined for Kids

contact lens

noun

Definition of CONTACT LENS for Kids

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

contact lens

noun con·tact lens \ˌkän-ˌtakt-\

Medical Definition of CONTACT LENS

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

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