Definition of Contact. Meaning of Contact. Synonyms of Contact

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Definition of Contact

Contact
Contact Con"tact, n. [L. contactus, fr. 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 meet, and at the point of meeting have a common direction. 3. (Mining) The plane between two adjacent bodies of dissimilar rock. --Raymond. Contact level, a delicate level so pivoted as to tilt when two parts of a measuring apparatus come into contact with each other; -- used in precise determinations of lengths and in the accurate graduation of instruments.

Meaning of Contact from wikipedia

- Contact may refer to: Contact (geology), a common geological feature Contact lens or contact, a lens placed on the eye Contact sport, a sport in which...
- Contact! is the second album by Italian Dance trio Eiffel 65. Released on 24 July 2001, the album contains lyrics in both English and Italian. Work on...
- semiconductor testing, contactor can also refer to the specialized socket that connects the device under test. In process industries, a contactor is a vessel where...
- The Contact may refer to: The Contact (1963 film), educational film starring John Hurt The Contact (1997 South Korean film) (접속 Jeopsok, "connection")...
- Play media A contact lens, or simply contacts, is a thin lens placed directly on the surface of the eye. Contact lenses are considered medical devices...
- Contact mechanics is the study of the deformation of solids that touch each other at one or more points. A central distinction in contact mechanics is...
- Contact dermatitis is a type of inflammation of the skin. It results from either exposure to allergens (allergic contact dermatitis) or irritants (irritant...
- The contact angle is the angle, conventionally measured through the liquid, where a liquid–vapor interface meets a solid surface. It quantifies the wettability...
- Contact sports are sports that emphasize or require physical contact between players. Some sports, such as mixed martial arts, are scored on impacting...
- Contact is a 1985 science fiction novel by American scientist Carl Sagan. It deals with the theme of contact between humanity and a more technologically...
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