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verb [transitive]     contact pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecontacting
past tensecontacted
past participlecontacted
  1. to write to someone or talk to them on the telephone

    Anyone with any information about the incident should contact the police.

    You can always contact me at my home number.

    His staff were unable to contact him by telephone.

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