(in prescriptions) bruised.
[kon-takt] /ˈkɒn tækt/ noun 1. the act or state of touching; a touching or meeting, as of two things or people. 2. immediate proximity or association. 3. an acquaintance, colleague, or relative through whom a person can gain access to information, favors, influential people, and the like. 4. Electricity. a junction of electric conductors, usually […]
/kɒnˈtæktəbəl/ adjective 1. able to be communicated with: the manager is not contactable at the moment
- Contact allergy
contact allergy n. A cutaneous hypersensitivity caused by direct contact with an antigen.
[kuh n-tak-tuh nt] /kənˈtæk tənt/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. any substance that might induce an allergy by coming in with the skin or a mucous membrane. contactant con·tac·tant (kən-tāk’tənt) n. Any of a group of allergens that elicit manifestations of induced sensitivity by direct contact with the skin or mucosa.