Intersection

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Intersection Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target''s path)
  • a junction where one street or road crosses another
  • a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals"
  • a point where lines intersect
  • 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"
  • a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a point where lines intersect ,
  • a junction where one street or road crosses another ,
  • 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" ,
  • a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals" ,
  • the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)

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Intersection Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


An intersection is where two or more roads come together. Intersections are also known as junctions. At an intersection, there can be stop signs on one or both sides of the intersection. There can also be a stop light.

There are two major types of intersections.



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Intersection Sample Sentences in News


  • Red-light runners cause chaos
    Red light runners are on the rise in Christchurch, with the worst intersection clocking 436 culprits in a day. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'
  • Pedestrians voice concerns about intersection of Rancho and Bonanza
    Some pedestrians are voicing concerns about a valley intersection and want to know what it will take to get some changes. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'
  • Motorists urged to take extra care at Warkworth intersection
    Motorists are being urged to take extra care and watch for changes to the layout of the SH1 Hill Street intersection in Warkworth as the NZ Transport Agency progresses with works to improve safety and traffic flow through the area. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'

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