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in·ter·sect

intersect

 
 
pronunciation:
In tr sekt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: intersects, intersecting, intersected
definition 1: to cut across or pass through; cross.
This road intersects the state highway.
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similar words:
bisect, cross
definition 2: to meet or cross at a point.
These railroad lines intersect at the station.
 
similar words:
meet
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The word intersect contains the following parts:
sect Latin root that means to cut
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