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 (social), a person who can offer help in achieving goals Contact (law), a concept related to visitation rights Contact...
- Contact! is the second album by Italian Dance trio Eiffel 65, released on 24 June 2001 the album contains lyrics in both English and Italian. Work on...
- Contact dermatitis is a type of inflammation of the skin. It results from either exposure to allergens (allergic contact dermatitis) or irritants (irritant...
- A contact print is a photographic image produced from film; sometimes from a film negative, and sometimes from a film positive. In a darkroom an exposed...
- Play media A contact lens, or simply contact, is a thin lens placed directly on the surface of the eye. Contact lenses are considered medical devices...
- A contactor has three components. The contacts are the current carrying part of the contactor. This includes power contacts, auxiliary contacts, and...
- Contact sports are sports that emphasize or require physical contact between players. Some sports, such as mixed martial arts, are scored on impacting...
- The contact process is the current method of producing sulfuric acid in the high concentrations needed for industrial processes. Platinum used to be the...
- Contact is a 1985 hard science fiction novel by American scientist Carl Sagan. It deals with the theme of contact between humanity and a more technologically...
- Constant Contact, Inc. is an online marketing company, headquartered in Waltham, M****achusetts, with additional offices in San Francisco; Loveland, Colorado;...