Simple Definition of intersection
: the place or point where two or more things come together; especially : the place where two or more streets meet or cross each other
: the act or process of crossing or intersecting
Full Definition of intersection
Examples of intersection in a sentence
The accident occurred at a busy intersection.
two possible points of intersection
the intersection of line A and line B
First Known Use of intersection
INTERSECTION Defined for Kids
Definition of intersection for Students
1 : the act or process of crossing or passing across <the intersection of line A and line B>
2 : the place or point where two or more things (as streets) meet or cross each other
3 : the set of mathematical elements common to two or more sets
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