Definition of 'contactless'
Example sentences containing 'contactless'
The use of contactless cards for the tiniest transactions is growing exponentially.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The technology is similar to contactless credit or debit cards.The Sun (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
How are contactless cards different from other cards in my wallet?Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Who else can use contactless technology?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
How does the contactless technology work?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
How will the contactless cards work?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The gallery will continue to accept cash donations but this could change because contactless technology offers a cheap way to process donations.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
You can use it as if it was a contactless credit card, for instance.The Sun (2016)
There are already 14m contactless debit and credit cards in circulation that use the same technology.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I also use a contactless debit card from my own bank.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I called back the following day and attempted to cancel the card but further contactless payments were made.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The contactless system 's better.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The Watch and new iPhones can also be used for contactless payments.The Sun (2014)
Transport for London has announced a 15 million deal to sell its contactless ticketing system around the world.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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