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Definition of contact verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

        

    contact

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈkɑntækt//
     
    contact somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they contact
     
    he / she / it contacts
     
    past simple contacted
     
    -ing form contacting
     
     
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  1.  to communicate with someone, for example by telephone or letter I've been trying to contact you all day. Witnesses to the accident are asked to contact the police.
  2. NAmE//ˈkɑnˌtæktəbl//
     
    adjective
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: contact