intersection definition

  • noun:
    • The act, process, or consequence of intersecting.
    • A place where things intersect, particularly a place where several roads cross.
    • math The point or locus of things where one line, surface, or solid crosses another.
    • Mathematics A set which contains elements provided by several given sets.
    • The junction of two (or even more) paths, roads, highways, or any other thoroughfares.
    • the purpose or pair of points common to two geometrical objects (including the point in which two lines satisfy or perhaps the line where two planes intersect).
    • The ready containing all the elements which are common to a couple of units.
    • The work, condition, or place of intersecting.
    • The point or line where one-line or area cuts another.
    • The work of intersecting; a cutting or dividing, or cutting around: since, the intersection of a map by outlines of latitude and longitude.
    • a location of crossing; particularly, a spot common to two lines or a line and a surface, or a line typical to two surfaces: as, a house at intersection of two roads; the intersection of two geometrical lines or numbers.
    • In logic, the relation of two classes every one of which partly excludes and partly includes the other.
    • a place in which outlines intersect
    • a junction in which one street or roadway crosses another
    • a representation of common surface between theories or phenomena
    • the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's road)
    • a point or group of things common to several geometric configurations
    • the pair of elements typical to two or more sets

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