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casual contact

noun
1.
the level of contact at which a person is not subject to contracting a communicable disease from another, especially nonsexual contact with a person infected with a venereal disease.
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  • Each has two touch sensors, so casual contact will get them skittering.
  • It argued that casual contact is not likely to overcome prejudices.
  • casual contact at work or school is unlikely to transmit the infection.
  • casual contact at work or school is unlikely to transmit the disease.
  • The disease is not spread by casual contact or by attending the same work or school setting.

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