Contact

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Etymology

From contactus, from contingere (to touch on all sides), from tangere (to touch). Used in English since the 17th Century.

Noun

Contact (plural [[Contacts#|Contacts]])
  1. The act of touching physically; being in close association.
  2. The establishment of communication (with).
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  3. A nodule designed to connect a device with something else.
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  4. Someone with whom one is in communication.
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  5. Template:Label A contact lens.
  6. Template:Label A device designed for repetitive connections.
  7. Template:Label Contact juggling.
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  8. (Articlesmining) The plane between two adjacent bodies of dissimilar rock.
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