Definitions for junctionˈdʒʌŋk ʃən
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word junction
the place where two or more things come together
junction, conjunction, conjugation, colligation(noun)
the state of being joined together
articulation, join, joint, juncture, junction(noun)
the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
something that joins or connects
an act of joining or adjoining things
The act of joining, or the state of being joined.
A place where two things meet, especially where two roads meet.
The boundary between two physically different materials, especially between conductors, semiconductors, or metals
The place where a distributary departs from the main stream.
Origin: From iunctio, from iungo.
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
the place or point of union, meeting, or junction; specifically, the place where two or more lines of railway meet or cross
Origin: [L. junctio, fr. jungere, junctum, to join: cf. F. jonction. See Join.]
Junction is a city in and the county seat of Kimble County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,618 at the 2000 census.
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Rank popularity for the word 'junction' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3068
Rank popularity for the word 'junction' in Nouns Frequency: #1606
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The truth exists at the junction between good and bad.
Translations for junction
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- Kreuzung, Knotenpunkt, GrenzzoneGerman
- 接合, 合流点, ジャンクション, 接点Japanese
- voeg, naad, knooppunt, aansluiting, verbindingspunt, samenvloeiing, las, samenkomstDutch
- junção, juntaPortuguese
- соединение, объединение, перекрёстокRussian
- спо̑ј, spȏjSerbo-Croatian
- vägkors, knutpunktSwedish
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