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noun as in contact lenses

noun as in eyeglasses

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There is no doubt Shadman used his contacts to start a very lucrative business providing services to Special Forces units.

The only small adjustment I will be making to my own practice is asking more directly about travel history and sick contacts.

We can do that because of two things: strong health care…and strong public health that can track contacts and isolate them.

Working through local contacts, we have identified 11 open SIV cases from Sinjar.

Contacts in the Kurdish intelligence service and Peshmerga leadership confirmed what we saw.

The general public never contacts the real circus people, just the ticket takers, ushers, and roustabouts.

An arc of the disk is shown in Fig. 3, where trip pins are driven in for making the electric contacts.

The beam was attached to the skate wheel with two small bolts which were insulated and carried two brushes as commutator contacts.

Thus amalgamation of races insures the conditions of primary social contacts most favorable for assimilation.

When in closed position, the platinum contacts should make contact with each other over their entire surfaces.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contacts, such as: disposable lenses, extended-wear lenses, hard lenses, and soft lenses.

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