Noun: intersection ,in-tu(r)'sek-shun or 'in-tu(r),sek-shun- A point where lines intersect
- intersection point, point of intersection - A junction where one street or road crosses another
- crossroad, crossway, crossing, carrefour - 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"; - product, Cartesian product - A representation of common ground between theories or phenomena
- overlap, convergence - The act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)
Derived forms: intersections Type of: connection, connexion [Brit], internal representation, joining, junction, mental representation, point, representation, set Part of: road, route Encyclopedia: Intersection |