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  Definition of intersection
  1. the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target''s path)
  2. a junction where one street or road crosses another
  3. a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals"
  4. a point where lines intersect
  5. 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"
  6. a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations
Similar Words: crossroad, crossway, crossing, carrefour, overlap, convergence, intersection point, point of intersection, product, cartesian product

 

Hyponyms: corner, street corner, turning point, level crossing, grade crossing, crossroads, interface, metacenter, metacentre, vertex, origin

 

Part Meronyms: road, route

 

Derivational Morphology: intersect, cross, overlap

 

Anagrams: intercession, contriteness, concretistic

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 交集   Dutch: doorsnede  
Esperanto: komunaĵo   Estonian: ühisosa  
Finnish: leikkaus   French: intersection  
German: Durchschnitt   Hebrew: חיתוך  
Italian: intersezione   Japanese: 積集合  
Polish: przekrój   Romanian: intersecţie  
Russian: пересечение множеств   Swedish: snitt  
Ukrainian: перетин множин  
 
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