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### Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Intersection'

**Intersection Meaning and Definition**from

**WordNet (r) 2.0**

- intersection
n
- a point where lines intersect [syn: intersection point, point of intersection}]
- a junction where one street or road crosses another [syn: crossroad, crossway, crossing, carrefour]
- a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations
- the set of elements common to two or more sets; "the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things" [syn: product, cartesian product]
- a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals" [syn: overlap, convergence]
- the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)

**Intersection Meaning and Definition**from

**Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)**

- Intersection \In`ter*sec"tion\, n. [L. intersectio: cf. F.
intersection.]
- The act, state, or place of intersecting.
- (Geom.) The point or line in which one line or surface cuts another.

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### Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Intersection'

- Intersection: Intersection has various meanings in different contexts: In mathematics and geometry. Intersection (set theory), the set of elements common to
**...** - Intersection (road): In the field of road transport , an intersection is a road junction where two or more road s either meet or cross at grade (they are at
**...** - Intersection (set theory): In mathematics , the intersection (denoted as ∩) of two sets A and B is the set that contains all elements of A that also belong to B (or
**...** - Intersectionality: these forms of oppression interrelate, creating a system of oppression that reflects the "intersection" of multiple forms of discrimination
**...** - Intersection (film): Intersection is a 1994 film, directed by Mark Rydell and starring Richard Gere , Sharon Stone , and Lolita Davidovich . an intersection,
**...** - Line-line intersection: In Euclidean geometry , the intersection of a line and a line can be the empty set , a point , or a line. finding the intersection point
**...** - Intersection (aviation): In aviation , an intersection is a virtual navigation al fix that helps aircraft to maintain their flight plan . the intersection (in
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### Words and phrases related to 'Intersection'

Access | Accord | Accordance | Affinity | Agreement |

Aisle | Alley | Ambulatory | Aperture | Arcade |

Artery | Assent | Avenue | Carrefour | Channel |

Chiasma | Chorus | Cloister | Cloverleaf | Coherence |

### Intersection Sample Sentences in News

**Intersection**of First and University closed starting Saturday

The**intersection**of East 1st Avenue and University Boulevard in Cherry Creek North will be closed this weekend as workers try to get ahead of schedule and complete the storm sewer-street reconstruction project. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'**Intersection**near Gaithersburg mall reopens after water main break

Crews repaired the water main and reopened the**intersection**Thursday. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'- CDOT taking action to make Weld
**intersection**with fatal crashes safer

The Colorado Department of Transportation is planning to put a flashing stop sign at the**intersection**of Colo. 14 and Weld County Road 31 in response to a crash there Monday that killed two Greeley residents. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'