a naval mine designed to explode on contact with the hull of a ship.
[kon-tak-ter, kuh n-tak-ter] /ˈkɒn tæk tər, kənˈtæk tər/ noun, Electricity. 1. a mechanically operated switch for continuously establishing and interrupting an electric power circuit. /kɒnˈtæktə/ noun 1. a type of switch for repeatedly opening and closing an electric circuit. Its operation can be mechanical, electromagnetic, or pneumatic
noun 1. Photography. sensitized paper on which a contact print is made. 2. an adhesive-backed paper or paperlike product, used to line shelves, decorate surfaces, etc.
noun 1. the area of contact between a tire on an automotive vehicle and the road surface.
- Contact person
noun the person who is designated for giving information or being a representative for an organization