point of intersection


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point of intersection

[′pȯint əv ‚in·tər′sek·shən]
(civil engineering)
The point at which two straight sections or tangents to a road curve or rail curve meet when extended.
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The point P is obtained as the point of intersection of the continuations of the lines KL and BE, as described in the construction of the tangent.
Again, let the local coordinates of the conflict remains hypothetical robot distances to the point of intersection of the trajectories.
Nonetheless, the largest point of intersection within the essays is their attention to Othello.
7434, the value equal to twice the point of intersection (36.
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.
The main idea governing the book is quite original: namely, that the category of "Place" serves as the point of intersection for a number of fundamental "triads" of concepts in philosophy, the most basic of which, for Vaught, are rime, space, and eternity, and mystery, structure, and power.
the point of intersection of all the hyperplanes), then reflecting a point on the surface of the hypersphere about a hyperplane (by means of an orthogonal projection through the hyperplane), results in another point also on the surface of the hypersphere.
309); and again, in Chapter 16, Wicks explicitly identifies recent sociological concerns with 'agency and practice' as a point of intersection with 'new nursing' theory and research but these and other similarly brief treatments weigh in lightly.
Individualism might after all be the most productive point of intersection for feminist politics, given that the real problem might be the resistance of patriarchal gender representations to first-person identification for women, who are always subject to rather than subjects of its discursive formations.
What point of intersection could two such disparate women-loving women possibly share?
He demonstrates convincingly that design can serve as the point of intersection for a host of disciplines: art, film, video installation, multimedia, fashion, and performance.