inflammation of the skin caused by an allergic reaction to contact with an animal, vegetable, or chemical substance.
contact dermatitis n.
An acute or chronic skin inflammation resulting from contact with an irritating substance or allergen.
[kon-tak-tee] /ˌkɒn tækˈti/ noun 1. a person or thing that is . 2. a person who claims to have communicated with or been by visitors arriving from outer space. noun a person who is contacted, esp. one who claims to have been contacted by extraterrestrial beings
- Contact flight
noun 1. a flight in which the pilot remains in sight of land or water 2. air navigation by observation of prominent landmarks, beacons, etc
noun 1. aircraft piloting in which visual reference is made to the horizon and its landmarks.
- Contact high
noun 1. a state of altered consciousness caused by inhaling the drugs other people are smoking noun phrase A seeming intoxication induced by being with persons who are intoxicated with narcotics: that sympathetic vibration known as the ”contact high” (1950s+ Narcotics)
[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 […]