how to pronounce contracted

kɑːntɹəktəd

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“… Islands where he contracted a tropical …”

meanings of contracted

adjective:

  1. Incurred; acquired.
  2. Made smaller by contraction.
  3. Arranged by contract; established by agreement.

verb:

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of contract.