Meaning of intersection by Wiktionary Dictionary

Explanation of intersection by Wordnet Dictionary

# intersection

- IPA: /ˈɪntərˌsɛkʃən/
- The junction of two ( or more ) paths, streets, highways, or other thoroughfares .
- ( 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 ) .
- ( set theory ) The set containing all the elements that are common to two or more sets .
- ( sports ) The element where two or more straight lines of synchronized skaters pass through each other.[1]
- ( junction of paths ): crossroads
- intersect
- intersectionality
- union

### Etymology

From Latin intersectiō .

### Pronunciation

### Noun

intersection ( plural: intersections )

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Explanation of intersection by Wordnet Dictionary