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Synonyms for contact


get or be in touch with


Synonyms for contact

a coming together so as to be touching

a situation allowing exchange of ideas or messages

an acquaintance who is in a position to help

to bring into or make contact with


to succeed in communicating with


Synonyms for contact

close interaction

the act of touching physically

the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity

a person who is in a position to give you special assistance


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a channel for communication between groups

(electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact

a communicative interaction


a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication

be in or establish communication with

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All 56 people who had close contact with the nurse, most of them medical workers from Evangelista Medical Safety Hospital where the nurse first sought medical attention a day after her arrival last Feb.
It's understood 23 staff and 80 kids aged two to five had close contact.
''By maintaining a firm and close contact between Japan and the United States, we will contribute significantly to the peace and stability in Asia and the rest of the world,'' Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone said in his first regular press conference since Tuesday's presidential election.
"We are advising close contacts to look out for symptoms that include a persistent cough, coughing up blood, weight loss, night sweats and generally feeling unwell."
Axworthy told Komura that a recent flood of illegal immigrants from China has become a domestic problem and asked for close contact with Japan in this regard as well, the officials said.
Being that this is REM, that intimacy is oblique, as if someone is whispering so near to your ear, you can't understand what they're saying but you're tickled by the close contact. It could be that Michael Stipe--an executive producer of Todd Haynes's Velvet Goldmine--has been absorbing the uneasy atmospherics of early Roxy Music or that Peter Buck's instrumental side project Tuatara has given this guitarist a taste of the textures that can be achieved when rock bravado is abandoned.
The two men maintained close contact throughout, like moseying wrestlers or ecstatic sidekicks.
During the ceremony, he distributed 36 bikes among the field assistants of Agriculture department for close contact with farmers and giving them all necessary information regarding better production at their door step.
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday reiterated the protocol on the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) for health workers dealing with patients suspected to have Ebola, saying that they are required when in close contact with a person displaying symptoms of the virus and should only be worn by trained people.
Five people who were in close contact with her have not shown flu symptoms, Xinhua reported.
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Moscow was in close contact with its partners including China over the suggestion.
Because of the high rates of illness and death among the initial case-patients with pandemic (H1N1) 2009 (14), the Chinese government decided to prevent and contain the rapid spread of disease through tracing and quarantine of persons who had close contact with persons with confirmed cases of pandemic (H1N1) 2009.
Health bosses are working with the school to identify those who have come into close contact with the pupil.
PREGNANT women are being advised to ensure they do not come into close contact with sheep during the lambing season to avoid health problems caused by infections that can be found in ewes.
People who have been in close contact with the women, including colleagues and customers, are being offered screening.