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English definition of “contact”

contact

verb [T]     /ˈkɒn.tækt/ US  /ˈkɑːn-/
A2 to communicate with someone by calling or sending them a letter , email , etc.: I tried to contact him at his office , but he wasn't in. You can contact me on (US at) (= speak to me by phoning ) 388 9146. Unless the money is returned , we shall shortly be contacting our legal department .Communicating and keeping in touch contactable     /kənˈtæk.tə.bl̩/ adjective Is he contactable at his home number ?Communicating and keeping in touch
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