recontact

verb
re·​con·​tact | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈkän-ˌtakt How to pronounce recontact (audio) , -kən-ˈtakt \
recontacted; recontacting; recontacts

Definition of recontact

transitive verb

: to contact again : to get in communication with after a period of being apart He said his staff will try to interview her as well as recontact some of the case's other original witnesses …— Elizabeth Larson The commissioner will recontact those schools that have expressed interest in us, who have come to us, and find out exactly the nature of the interest …— David Boren

First Known Use of recontact

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Recontact.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/recontact. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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