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contact lenses, plural;
  1. A thin plastic lens placed directly on the surface of the eye to correct visual defects


  1. contact: a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication
  2. A contact lens (also known simply as a contact) is a corrective, cosmetic, or therapeutic lens usually placed on the cornea of the eye. ...
  3. A thin lens, made of flexible or rigid plastic, that is placed directly on to the eye to correct vision, used as an alternative to spectacles, or, if coloured, to change one's eye color cosmetically
  4. (contact lenses) lentilles de contact
  5. (Contact Lenses) Tax deduction on Schedule A as a medical expense (See Medical Expenses)
  6. Small, thin removable plastic lens worn directly on the front of the eyeballs, usually used instead of ordinary eyeglasses for correction or protection of vision.
  7. You will need to insert, remove, and clean the lenses on a regular basis. A contact lens may not be a good choice for young children or older adults who have a hard time properly placing the lens on the eye.
  8. thin lenses that are placed directly on the surface of the eye with the role of correcting various vision issues.
  9. is a small plastic disc containing optical correction and it is worn on the cornea or sclera to correct refractive errors or to protect the cornea.
  10. additional lens for the eye to aid in vision.