Definition of intersection. Meaning of intersection. Synonyms of intersection

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Definition of intersection

Intersection
Intersection In`ter*sec"tion, n. [L. intersectio: cf. F. intersection.] 1. The act, state, or place of intersecting. 2. (Geom.) The point or line in which one line or surface cuts another.

Meaning of intersection from wikipedia

- see intersection (set theory). for intersections of planar and solid shapes, see intersection (euclidean geometry). for other uses, see intersection (disambiguation)
- in mathematics, the intersection a ∩ b of two sets a and b is the set that contains all elements of a that also belong to b (or equivalently, all elements
- a 3-way junction (or 3-way intersection) is a type of road intersection with three arms. a y junction (or y intersection) generally has 3 arms of equal
- an intersection is the junction at grade (that is to say, on the same level) of two or more roads either meeting or crossing. an intersection may be three-way
- for set intersection, see intersection (set theory). see also: enumerative geometry in mathematics, intersection theory is a branch of algebraic geometry
- an at-grade intersection is a junction at which two or more transport axes cross at the same level (or grade). with areas of high or fast traffic, an
- is a circle that lies on a sphere. such a circle can be formed as the intersection of a sphere and a plane, or of two spheres. a circle on a sphere whose
- an intersection graph is a graph that represents the pattern of intersections of a family of sets. any graph can be represented as an intersection graph