
intersection 
1. 
[ noun ] a point where lines intersect 
Synonyms: 

point_of_intersection
intersection_point

Related terms: 

point
vertex
metacenter

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2. 
[ noun ] a junction where one street or road crosses another 
Synonyms: 

crossroad
carrefour
crossing
crossway

Related terms: 

confluence
junction
corner
level_crossing
road

3. 
[ noun ] the set of elements common to two or more sets 
Synonyms: 

cartesian_product
product

Examples: 

"the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things"

Related terms: 

set

4. 
[ noun ] a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena 
Synonyms: 

convergence
overlap

Examples: 

"there was no overlap between their proposals"

Related terms: 

representation
crossroads
interface
overlap

5. 
[ noun ] (mathematics) a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations 
Related terms: 

set
origin

6. 
[ noun ] the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path) 
Related terms: 

joining
intersect



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