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contact

(Association), noun accord, acquaintanceship, affiliation, alliance, bond, camaraderie, close union, coalition, combination, commerce, communication, community, companionship, conjunction, connection, consociation, consortium, cooperation, dealings, exchange, federation, fellowship, interchange, intercommunion, intercourse, interrelation, intimacy, kinship, liaison, link, linkage, mutual intercourse, participation, rapport, relation, relationship, tie, transmission, union
Associated concepts: contacts theory in conflicts of law, grouping of contacts

contact

(Touching), noun abutment, abuttal, adjacency, coherence, contactus, connection, contiguity, contiguousness, contingence, convergence, impact, joining, junction, junction of bodies, juncture, meeting, nexus, taction, tangency, union

contact

(Communicate), verb call, consociate, correspond, establish connection, get through to, get to, have an exchange, have dealings with, inform, intercommunicate, make connection, meet with, notify, reach, relate, serve notice, signal

contact

(Touch), verb abut, adjoin, annex, attach, be contiguous, border, border on, bridge, butt against, cohere, collide with, come together, conjoin, connect, converge, embrace, encounter, establish connection, graze, hit, inosculate, interconnect, join, lie adjacent to, link, meet, osculate, overlap, reach, rub, strike, unite, verge upon
See also: abutment, accident, coalescence, collision, communicate, connection, convey, correspond, impinge, liaison, meeting, notify, reach
References in periodicals archive ?
2010) Functional redundancy of Langerhans cells and LangerinD dermal dendritic cells in contact hypersensitivity.
2009) MGL2 Dermal dendritic cells are sufficient to initiate contact hypersensitivity in vivo.
2009) Prostaglandin E(2)-EP(3) signaling suppresses skin inflammation in murine contact hypersensitivity, J.
1999) Groalpha-mediated recruitment of neutrophils is required for elicitation of contact hypersensitivity.
2008) Tolllike receptor and IL-12 signaling control susceptibility to contact hypersensitivity.
2007) Activation of the IL-lbeta-processing inflammasome is involved in contact hypersensitivity.
Table 1 Protocol used to determine the effects of sidestream smoke on DNFB hapten-induced contact hypersensitivity of BALB/c mice.
Production of hapten-specific T cell hybridomas and their use to study the effect of ultraviolet B irradiation on the development of contact hypersensitivity.
Topical application of T-2 toxin inhibits the contact hypersensitivity response in BALB/c mice.
T cell development from regulatory T helper to effector T helper cells alters the contact hypersensitivity response.
Early molecular events in the induction phase of contact hypersensitivity.
Contact hypersensitivity as a model for T-cell activation in the skin.