point of intersection


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Noun1.point of intersection - a point where lines intersectpoint of intersection - a point where lines intersect  
point - a geometric element that has position but no extension; "a point is defined by its coordinates"
metacenter, metacentre - (shipbuilding) the point of intersection between two vertical lines, one line through the center of buoyancy of the hull of a ship in equilibrium and the other line through the center of buoyancy of the hull when the ship is inclined to one side; the distance of this intersection above the center of gravity is an indication of the stability of the ship
vertex - the point of intersection of lines or the point opposite the base of a figure
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THEIR POINT OF INTERSECTION, which no traveller has yet been able to reach, is the very heart of Africa, and it is thither that all efforts should now be directed.
Lashing the two topmasts together, and making allowance for their unequal length, at the point of intersection I attached the double block of the main throat- halyards.
But the trail still continued to bend to the right till it promised to make a loop, and the point of intersection seemed to be the edge of the plantation where the horses had been left.
If driven sharply back by a sudden onset of the enemy--and pickets are not expected to make a stand after firing--the men would come into the converging roads and naturally following them to their point of intersection could be rallied and "formed.
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And in this model, "angles" in the hyperbolic plane are angles between these arcs, or, more precisely, angles between the tangents to the arcs at the point of intersection.
To understand why, we must first look back to the most prominent point of intersection between the two providers of ELN/ MES: instrument interfacing.
If we follow the circle with radius four units until it crosses the line which is four units from the directrix, then the point of intersection will be four units from each.
In conformity therewith, the magnitude of the abscissa, between a secant and a point of intersection of hyperbolas on the line Y = 0.
Content covers institutional and human development at the local and global levels and is designed to provide a forum for those involved in Middle Eastern studies and the use of law as a point of intersection for research.
portions between the imaginary point of intersection of main cable axis and mast-column axis and attachment points of secondary cables ([h.
The project envisages lifting the GUEU line by an overpass bridge to be built at the point of intersection.