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  Words related to intersection

Related / Similar Words: crossroad, crossway, crossing, carrefour, overlap, convergence, intersection point, point of intersection, product, cartesian product

 

Definition:
  • the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target''s path);
  • a junction where one street or road crosses another;
  • a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals";
  • a point where lines intersect;
  • 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";
  • a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations;

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    Hyponyms: corner, street corner, turning point, level crossing, grade crossing, crossroads, interface, metacenter, metacentre, vertex, origin

     

    Part Meronyms: road, route

     

    Derivational Morphology: intersect, cross, overlap

     

    Anagrams: intercession, contriteness, concretistic

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 交集   Dutch: doorsnede  
    Esperanto: komunaĵo   Estonian: ühisosa  
    Finnish: leikkaus   French: intersection  
    German: Durchschnitt   Hebrew: חיתוך  
    Italian: intersezione   Japanese: 積集合  
    Polish: przekrój   Romanian: intersecţie  
    Russian: пересечение множеств   Swedish: snitt  
    Ukrainian: перетин множин  
     
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