# Intersection meaning

ĭntər-sĕkshən, ĭntər-sĕk-
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The point or set of points where one line, surface, or solid crosses another.
The definition of an intersection is the place where things cross or the act of crossing.

An example of an intersection is where two roads cross one another.

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A place of intersecting.
• The point or line where two lines or surfaces meet or cross.
• The place where two or more roads meet or, esp., cross.
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A place where things intersect, especially a place where two or more roads cross.
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The act of intersecting.
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(math.) The set containing all the points common to two or more given sets.
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The set that contains only those elements shared by two or more sets. The intersection of the sets {3,4,5,6} and {4,6,8,10} is the set {4,6}. The symbol for intersection is .
(geometry) The point or set of points common to two geometrical objects (such as the point where two lines meet or the line where two planes intersect).
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The junction of two (more) paths, streets, highways, or other thoroughfares.
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(set theory) The set containing all the elements that are common to two or more sets.
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