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English definition of “intersect”

intersect

verb     /ˌɪn.təˈsekt/ US  /-t̬ɚ-/
[I or T] (of lines , roads , etc.) to cross one another: The roads intersect near the bridge .Road junctions [T] to divide an area into smaller parts by crossing it with straight lines : The gardens are intersected by gravel paths .Crossing and moving throughIsolating and separating
(Definition of intersect verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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