contact

  1. close interaction
  2. the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity
  3. the act of touching physically
  4. the physical coming together of two or more things
  5. a person who is in a position to give you special assistance
  6. a channel for communication between groups
  7. a communicative interaction

Contact

The part of an electrical circuit which, when connected, completes the electric circuit and permits the flow of electric current.
Found on http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/marconi/collection/glossary.php

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(from the article `eclipse`) ...of Earth. This is a direct proof of the spherical shape of Earth, a discovery made by the ancient Greeks. Because of Earth`s atmosphere, the edge ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/133

Contact

(from the article `Foster, Jodie`) ...in which she also costarred. In 1994 she coproduced Nell, for which she also received an Oscar nomination for best actress. In 1997 Foster starred ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/133

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(from the article `semiconductor device`) Such a diode is one that has a metal-semiconductor contact (e.g., an aluminum layer in intimate contact with an n-type silicon substrate). It is ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/133

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(kon┬┤takt) a mutual touching of two bodies or persons. an individual known to have been sufficiently near an infected person to have been exposed to the transfer of infectious material. direct contact transmission of infection from an infected host or reservoir to a suscepti...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

contact

(L. contactus a touching together) a mutual touching of two bodies or persons.
Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio20.html

contact

[n] - the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity 2. [n] - a person who is in a position to give you special assistance 3. [n] - the physical coming together of two or more things 4. [n] - a communicative interaction 5. [n] - a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in orde...
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=contact

Contact

• (n.) The plane between two adjacent bodies of dissimilar rock. • (n.) A close union or junction of bodies; a touching or meeting. • (n.) The property of two curves, or surfaces, which meet, and at the point of meeting have a common direction.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/contact/

contact

noun a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=contact

contact

tangency noun (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact; `they forget to solder the contacts`
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=contact

Contact

[amateur radio] An amateur radio contact, more commonly referred to as simply a `contact`, is an exchange of information between two amateur radio stations. The exchange usually consists of an initial call, a response by another amateur radio operator at an amateur radio station, and possibly a signal report. A contact is often referred to ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(amateur_radio)

Contact

[Edwin Starr song] `Contact` is a 1978 disco single by Edwin Starr. The hook line is in the chorus, `Eye to eye, contact`. The single was Number 1 on the disco chart for one week, early in 1979. The single crossed over to the Billboard Hot 100, becoming his highest charting pop single in seven years, peaking at number sixty-five. `Contact` ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(Edwin_Starr_song)

Contact

[law] In family law, contact (or in the United States, visitation) is one of the general terms which denotes the level of contact a parent or other significant person in a child`s life can have with that child. Contact forms part of the bundle of rights and privileges which a parent may have in relation to any child of the family. Following...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(law)

Contact

[magazine] Contact was an American literary `little magazine` published during the early 1920s and again in 1932. Following their introduction in 1920 by Marsden Hartley at a party hosted by Lola Ridge, William Carlos Williams and Robert McAlmon endeavored to create an outlet for works showcasing Williams` theory of `contact`, a theory cent...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(magazine)

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[mathematics] In mathematics, two functions have a contact of order k if they have the same value at a point P and also the same derivatives there, up to order k. This is an equivalence relation, whose equivalence classes are generally called jets. The point of osculation is also called the double cusp. One speaks also of curves and geometr...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(mathematics)

Contact

[musical] 2006 Point Park University 2006 Virginia Stage Company 2008 North Shore Music Theatre 2009 Asolo Repertory Theatre 2009 Budapest, Hungary 2010 Seoul, Korea 2010 Lodz, Poland ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(musical)

Contact

[The Culture] In the science fiction of Iain M. Banks, Contact is an organization that exists within the anarchist/libertarian socialist civilization known as the Culture (which forms the basis of several of his novels and shorter works). == Activities == Contact`s role within the Culture is to coordinate interactions with other civilizatio...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_(The_Culture)

Contact

[Components] A piece of electrically conductive material in a switch, relay, circuit breaker or connector used for establishing an electrical connection
Found on https://piek.international/terminology/

Contact

Con'tact (kŏn'tăkt) noun [ Latin contactus , from contingere , -tactum , to touch on all sides. See Contingent .] 1. A close union or junction of bodies; a touching or meeting. 2. (Geom.) The property of two curves, or surfaces, which mee...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/145

Contact

A colloquial term used to announce that the switch of an aero engine is on and the pilot is ready for the engine to be started. Largely a relic now from the days when propellers swung by hand.
Found on http://www.aeroplanemonthly.com/glossary/

´╗┐contact

a communicative interaction
Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/436901

Contact

A geological term used to describe the line or plane along which two different rock formations meet.
Found on http://www.libertystaruranium.com/miningexplained/mining-geology-glossary/

contact

A mutual touching of two bodies or persons. ... Origin: L. Contactus = a touching together ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

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A person a reporter will visit or telephone (i.e. 'contact') for information on a topic they are researching. Contacts are usually sources journalists keep in touch with and approach for information on a regular basis.
Found on http://www.thenewsmanual.net/Resources/glossary.html
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