Definition of intersect verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    intersect

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˌɪntərˈsɛkt//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they intersect
     
    he / she / it intersects
     
    past simple intersected
     
    -ing form intersecting
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive, transitive] (of lines, roads, etc.) to meet or cross each other intersect (something) a pattern of intersecting streets The lines intersect at right angles. intersect with something The path intersected with a busy road.
  2. 2[transitive, usually passive] intersect something (with something) to divide an area by crossing it The landscape is intersected with spectacular gorges.
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