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Etymology

1. dermatitis

noun. inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters.

Synonyms

  • cradle cap
  • atopic eczema
  • atopic dermatitis
  • eczema
  • hypericism
  • contact dermatitis
  • seborrheic dermatitis
  • neurodermatitis
  • schistosome dermatitis
  • diaper rash
  • actinic dermatitis
  • seborrheic eczema
  • swimmer's itch

Etymology

  • δερματίτις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • δέρμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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2. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] close interaction.

Synonyms

  • placement
  • eye contact
  • interaction

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • take away
  • disunify
  • detach

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

3. contact

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] be in or establish communication with.

Synonyms

  • ping
  • reach
  • raise
  • communicate
  • get through
  • intercommunicate

Antonyms

  • dull
  • anode
  • cathode
  • opening

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

4. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] the act of touching physically.

Synonyms

  • rub
  • fair ball
  • laying on
  • snick
  • wipe
  • touch
  • physical contact

Antonyms

  • confront
  • stifle
  • miss
  • disengage

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

5. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity.

Synonyms

  • connectedness
  • tangency
  • osculation
  • link

Antonyms

  • open chain
  • silence
  • unclasp
  • unjust

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

6. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] the physical coming together of two or more things.

Synonyms

  • touching
  • occurrence
  • collision
  • happening
  • striking
  • engagement
  • mesh
  • interlocking
  • flick
  • impact
  • meshing
  • hit
  • impinging
  • touch
  • natural event

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • travel
  • move
  • ride

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

7. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] a channel for communication between groups.

Synonyms

  • communication channel
  • line
  • link
  • inter-group communication
  • channel

Antonyms

  • disconnect
  • unsaddle
  • unbind
  • unharness

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

8. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact.

Synonyms

  • tread
  • point
  • sound bow
  • conjunction
  • short
  • pole
  • tangency
  • p-n junction
  • wiper arm
  • wiper
  • distributor point
  • short circuit
  • contact arm
  • electrical contact
  • junction
  • breaker point

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • disagree
  • unmask
  • artifact

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

9. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] a person who is in a position to give you special assistance.

Synonyms

  • representative

Antonyms

  • soothe
  • please

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

10. contact

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] be in direct physical contact with; make contact.

Synonyms

  • surround
  • adjoin
  • converge
  • cohere
  • skirt
  • cleave
  • border
  • spread over
  • fray
  • touch
  • adhere
  • cover
  • attach
  • stick
  • butt
  • abut
  • march
  • rub
  • chafe
  • ring
  • hug
  • meet
  • butt on
  • edge
  • fret
  • scratch
  • environ
  • butt against
  • cling
  • rest on
  • lean on

Antonyms

  • nonfatal
  • stay in place
  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

Example sentences of the word contact-dermatitis


1. Noun Phrase
One of the most common causes of allergic contact dermatitis on the feet is a sensitivity to chromates, which are a common ingredient in shoe leather.

2. Noun Phrase
They're only a concern if you actually ingest the plant, and unless you're especially sensitive, you shouldn't have to worry about developing a rash (contact dermatitis) from handling it.

3. Noun Phrase
The skin discoloration could indicate a number of conditions including psoriasis, contact dermatitis or even problems in the liver.

4. Noun Phrase
Whether applied medicinally or for its fragrant properties, cinnamon oil can cause a skin reaction known as contact dermatitis 1.

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