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

[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` ...
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Contact

a single field record of an individual by sight or sound (Ralph 1981:577) (syn. detection, cue, registration, observation).
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22030

Contact

Arrangements made for parents who are not looking after their children to have agreed meetings with them. Formerly known as access.
Found on http://society.guardian.co.uk/glossary/page/0,,646470,00.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

Engagement with the enemy.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20524

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

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

Contact

The specific points of contact within a connector. Contacts can be male (pins) or female (sockets.).
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20957

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 mutual touching of two bodies or persons. ... Origin: L. Contactus = a touching together ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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contact

tangency noun (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact; `they forget to solder the contacts`
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contact

noun a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication
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contact

(konĀ“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

• (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.
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contact

(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 `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

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 ...
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contact

(L. contactus a touching together) a mutual touching of two bodies or persons.
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Contact

The place or surface where two different kinds of rocks meet. Applies to sedimentary rocks, as the contact between a limestone and a sandstone, for example, and to metamorphic rocks; and it is especially applicable between igneous intrusions and their walls.
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Contact

a single field record of an individual by sight or sound (Ralph 1980:577) (syn. detection, cue, registration, observation).
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21070

Contact

Any conversation with a decision maker or any communication that advances a case toward completion.
Found on http://www.nmoa.org/Library/index.htm

contact

set of conductive elements for establishing electric circuit continuity when they touch each other and which, due to their relative motion during an operation, open or close an electric circuit or, in the case of some hinged or sliding elements, maintain circuit continuity NOTE - See also the concept 'electric contact' in 151-12-03.
Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=151-12-15

contact

conductive parts designed to establish circuit continuity when they touch and which, due to their relative motion during an operation, open or close a circuit or, in the case of hinged or sliding contacts, maintain circuit continuity
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contact

one of the conductive parts forming a contact
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