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


  • Clermont Co. crash raises concern over intersection safety
    A teenager killed, four others injured at an intersection drivers are calling a serious danger in Clermont County. The Ohio State Highway Patrol spent Sunday investigating the crash at the intersection of State Route 132 and State Route 749/Lindale Nicholsville Road. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'
  • Businesses keen to see intersection made safer
    The New Zealand Transport Agency will have to buy parking spaces from the Four Square supermarket in Spring Creek if proposed design plans go ahead, says Marlborough Roads manager Frank Porter. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'
  • City Closes Major Intersection For Last Phase Of Streetcar Construction
    The last major intersection closure paving the way for the City Lynx Gold Line got underway Tuesday morning at Kings Drive and Elizabeth Avenue. Read more on this news related to 'Intersection'

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