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eye contact

noun

: a situation in which two people are looking directly into each other's eyes

Full Definition of EYE CONTACT

:  visual contact with another person's eyes
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Examples of EYE CONTACT

  1. He maintained eye contact with me throughout the conversation.
  2. The speaker made eye contact with audience members.
  3. The jury avoided eye contact with the defendant as the verdict was read.

First Known Use of EYE CONTACT

1955
Medical Dictionary

eye contact

noun

Medical Definition of EYE CONTACT

:  visual contact with another person's eyes

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