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English definition of “contact”


noun [U] (TOUCH)    /ˈkɒn.tækt/ US  /ˈkɑːn-/
C1 the fact of two people or things touching each other: Don't let that glue come into contact with your skin . Have you been in contact with (= touched or been very near) anyone with the disease ? He hates physical contact of any sort - he doesn't even like to shake your hand .Touching and feelingShowing affection
(Definition of contact noun (TOUCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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