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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A union or junction of body surfaces : a touching or meeting.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A union or junction of body surfaces : a touching or meeting. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To write to or telephone someone:.

Usage examples (41)
  • The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
  • The pilot made contact with the base
  • They kept in daily contact
  • They claimed that they had been in contact with extraterrestrial beings for more
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