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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intersect  \In`ter*sect"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Intersected};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Intersecting}.]  [L.  intersectus  p.  p.  of 
  intersecare  to  intersect;  inter  +  secare  to  cut.  See 
  {Section}.] 
  To  cut  into  or  between;  to  cut  or  cross  mutually;  to  divide 
  into  parts  as  any  two  diameters  of  a  circle  intersect  each 
  other  at  the  center. 
 
  Lands  intersected  by  a  narrow  frith  Abhor  each  other 
  --Cowper. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intersect  \In`ter*sect"\,  v.  i. 
  To  cut  into  one  another;  to  meet  and  cross  each  other  as 
  the  point  where  two  lines  intersect. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  intersect 
  v  :  meet  at  a  point  [syn:  {cross}] 




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