What does junction mean?

Definitions for junctionˈdʒʌŋk ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word junction.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. junction(noun)

    the place where two or more things come together

  2. junction, conjunction, conjugation, colligation(noun)

    the state of being joined together

  3. articulation, join, joint, juncture, junction(noun)

    the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

  4. junction, conjunction(noun)

    something that joins or connects

  5. junction, adjunction(noun)

    an act of joining or adjoining things


  1. junction(Noun)

    The act of joining, or the state of being joined.

  2. junction(Noun)

    A place where two things meet, especially where two roads meet.

  3. junction(Noun)

    The boundary between two physically different materials, especially between conductors, semiconductors, or metals

  4. junction(Noun)

    The place where a distributary departs from the main stream.

  5. Origin: From iunctio, from iungo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Junction(noun)

    the act of joining, or the state of being joined; union; combination; coalition; as, the junction of two armies or detachments; the junction of paths

  2. Junction(noun)

    the place or point of union, meeting, or junction; specifically, the place where two or more lines of railway meet or cross

  3. Origin: [L. junctio, fr. jungere, junctum, to join: cf. F. jonction. See Join.]


  1. Junction

    Junction is a city in and the county seat of Kimble County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,618 at the 2000 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Junction

    jungk′shun, n. a joining, a union or combination: place or point of union. [Join.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'junction' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3068

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'junction' in Nouns Frequency: #1606


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of junction in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of junction in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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