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Synonyms for intersection
ˌɪn tərˈsɛk ʃənin·ter·sec·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intersection, intersection point, point of intersectionnoun

    a point where lines intersect

    Synonyms:
    crossing, intersection point, overlap, carrefour, crossroad, crossway, product, point of intersection, convergence

  2. intersection, crossroad, crossway, crossing, carrefournoun

    a junction where one street or road crosses another

    Synonyms:
    hybridisation, hybridizing, crossroad, ford, product, intersection point, overlap, carrefour, crossbreeding, hybridization, crossover, crossway, cross, convergence, crossing, interbreeding, point of intersection, crosswalk

  3. intersectionnoun

    a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations

    Synonyms:
    crossing, intersection point, overlap, carrefour, crossroad, crossway, product, point of intersection, convergence

  4. intersection, product, Cartesian productnoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    crossing, intersection point, merchandise, ware, overlap, mathematical product, carrefour, production, crossroad, crossway, product, point of intersection, convergence

  5. overlap, convergence, intersectionnoun

    a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena

    "there was no overlap between their proposals"

    Synonyms:
    crossing, intersection point, overlap, lap, carrefour, crossroad, converging, crossway, convergency, product, point of intersection, convergence

  6. intersectionnoun

    the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)

    Synonyms:
    crossing, intersection point, overlap, carrefour, crossroad, crossway, product, point of intersection, convergence

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. intersectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    crossing

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How to use intersection in a sentence?

  1. Randy Serraglio:

    The Rosemont Mine would destroy El Jefe’s home and severely hamstring recovery of jaguars in the United States, at ground zero for the mine is the intersection of three major wildlife corridors that are essential for jaguars moving back into the U.S. to reclaim lost territory. The Santa Rita Mountains are critically important to jaguar recovery in this country, and they must be protected.

  2. Apakorn Yuukongkaew:

    From chamber three to the intersection and then onto Pattaya Beach, this area is all flooded and dark, it's about 3 kilometers from chamber 3 to Pattaya Beach.

  3. Sarah Kate Ellis:

    Each of us lives at the intersection of many identities, it's important that television characters reflect the full diversity of the LGBT community.

  4. Conan OBriens late-night careerO'Brien jokes:

    I've devoted all of my adult life to pursuing this strange phantom intersection between smart and stupid, there's a lot of people who believe the two can not coexist, but god I will tell you, it is something I believe religiously, I think when smart and stupid come together... I think it's the most beautiful thing in the world.

  5. Antonio Nassar:

    The car rolled right in front of me. By the time I looked over to the right, all you could see was (her) driving away, and people were bouncing off the front of the car, she rode the sidewalk, she came to a stop at the (Paris Las Vegas Hotel) intersection, people are punching into the window. ... She accelerated again and just kept mowing people down.

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Translations for intersection

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  • průsečík, křižovatka, průnikCzech
  • skæringspunkt, skæring, kryds, fællesmængde, vejkrydsDanish
  • Schnittpunkt, Durchschnitt, Kreuzung, ÜberschneidungGerman
  • τομή, διασταύρωσηGreek
  • komunaĵo, kruciĝoEsperanto
  • cruce, intersecciónSpanish
  • lõige, ühisosaEstonian
  • leikkaus, läpimeno, leikkauspiste, risteysFinnish
  • intersection, carrefourFrench
  • חיתוךHebrew
  • चौराहाHindi
  • csomópont, útkereszteződésHungarian
  • sniðmengi, skurðpunktur, vegamót, snið, gatnamót, skarmengi, skurðmengiIcelandic
  • intersezione, incrocioItalian
  • 交差点, 交点, 積集合Japanese
  • 교집합, 교차로Korean
  • intersectioLatin
  • rīpekangaMāori
  • kryssNorwegian
  • doorsnijding, kruispunt, kruising, doorsnedeDutch
  • kryssNorwegian Nynorsk
  • skrzyżowanie, iloczyn zbiorów, przecięcie, przekrój, punkt przecięciaPolish
  • interseçãoPortuguese
  • intersecție, intersectareRomanian
  • пересечение, перекрёстокRussian
  • prések, ра́скр̄шће, кри́жа̄ње, пре́сјек, ráskrīžje, ráskrsnica, крижо̀пӯће, крижо̀пӯт, пре́сек, krstòpūće, ра́скрсница, križòpūt, krìžīšte, krížānje, крсто̀пӯће, présjek, ráskr̄šće, крѝжӣште, ра́скрӣжје, križòpūćeSerbo-Croatian
  • prienik, priesečník, križovatkaSlovak
  • snitt, korsning, skärningSwedish
  • สี่แยกThai
  • перетин множинUkrainian
  • 路口Chinese

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