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contact lens

noun [C] uk   us  
C2 a small round curved piece of transparent plastic, worn on the surface of your eye to improve your sight: I usually wear contact lenses, but I sometimes wear glasses when my eyes are tired.
Translations of “contact lens”
in Korean 콘택트 렌즈…
in Arabic عَدَسة لاصِقة…
in Portuguese lente de contato…
in Catalan lentilla…
in Japanese コンタクトレンズ…
in Italian lente a contatto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隱形眼鏡…
in Russian контактная линза…
in Turkish kontak lens…
in Chinese (Simplified) 隐形眼镜…
in Polish soczewka kontaktowa…
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