# How to use *Intersects* in a sentence

This gap, which completely

**intersects**the Ghats, is about 20 m.In projective geometry it may be defined as the conic which

**intersects**the line at infinity in two real points, or to which it is possible to draw two real tangents from the centre.Tsaritsyn is the terminus of a railway which begins at Riga and, running south-eastwards,

**intersects**all the main lines which radiate from Moscow to the south.The most striking physical feature is the Aravalli range of mountains, which

**intersects**the country almost from end to end in a line running from south-west to north-east.The principal river is the Trent, which, rising in the Staffordshire moorlands,

**intersects**the southern part of Derbyshire, and forms part of its boundary with Leicestershire.AdvertisementThese orthodromic distances are of course shorter than those measured along a loxodromic line, which

**intersects**all parallels at the same angle.His intention was to occupy a strong position and fight one general action for the possession of Moscow, and to this end he selected the line of the Kalatscha where the stream

**intersects**the great Moscow road.La Traverse, a fine boulevard,

**intersects**the town from north to south.The explanation of these recurring phenomena is that a great cloud or distended stream of meteors revolves around the sun in a period of 331years, and that one portion of the elliptical orbit

**intersects**that of the earth.Without pausing to fire, the men raced onward, but the French striking their outer wing rolled up the whole line in succession, the actual collision occurring in and near the Bruville ravine, a deep-cut natural trench which, starting from the Tronville copses, here

**intersects**the plateau from west to east.AdvertisementDouai is situated in a marshy plain on the banks of the Scarpe which

**intersects**the town from south to north, and supplies water to a canal skirting it on the west.It is in shape an irregular parallelogram, divided into two nearly equal parts by the range of the Eastern Ghats, which

**intersects**it throughout its entire length.To extend these methods to a briquette, where the ordinate u is an algebraical function of x and y, the axes of x and of y being parallel to the sides of the base, we consider that the area of a section at distance x from the plane x = o is expressed in terms of the ordinates in which it

**intersects**the series of planes, parallel to y=o, through the given ordinates of the briquette (§ 44); and that the area of the section is then represented by the ordinate of a trapezette.The Leeds and Liverpool Canal

**intersects**the township. There are large collieries, ironworks, forges, railway wagon works, and cotton mills.In astronomy, the "celestial equator" is the name given to the great circle in which the plane of the terrestrial equator

**intersects**the celestial sphere; it is consequently equidistant from the celestial poles.AdvertisementThe general equation to the circle in trilinear co-ordinates is readily deduced from the fact that the circle is the only curve which

**intersects**the line infinity in the circular points.To construct circles coaxal with the two given circles, draw the tangent, say XR, from X, the point where the radical axis

**intersects**the line of centres, to one of the given circles, and with centre X and radius XR describe a circle.In the case of non-intersecting circles, it is seen that the minimum circles of the coaxal system are a pair of points I and I', where the orthogonal circle to the system

**intersects**the line of centres; these points are named the " limiti,ng points."The axis of the member xQ+x'Q' of the second-order complex Q, Q' (where Q=nq+wr, Q'=nq'+wr' and x, x' are scalars) is parallel to a fixed plane and

**intersects**a fixed transversal, viz.The Ganges canal

**intersects**the district, and serves both for irrigation and navigation.AdvertisementIf the polygon

**intersects**itself, care must be taken to attribute to the different parts of the area their proper signs.The centre of resistance at any joint is the point where the line representing the total resistance exerted at that joint

**intersects**the joint.The points where axes intersect the plane of section are called centres; the point where the line of contact

**intersects**it, the poini of contact, or pitch-point; and the wheels are described as circular, elliptical, &c., according to the forms of their sections made by that plane.The course

**intersects**the so-called Devil's Ditch or Dyke (sometimes also known as St Edmund's Dyke), an earthwork consisting of a ditch and mound stretching almost straight for 5 m.It is navigable from its mouth as far as Rendsburg, which is on the Kaiser Wilhelm (Kiel-Elbe) canal, which

**intersects**Holstein.AdvertisementThe railway from Frankfort-on-Main to Oberlahnstein skirts the south and west foot of the range, that from Frankfort to Cassel the eastern side, while the line from Wiesbaden and Hochst to Limburg

**intersects**it from south to north.This plane

**intersects**the earth's surface in the terrestrial equator.I, the initial line OX is defined as directed toward the vernal equinox, at which point it

**intersects**the celestial sphere.The points in which the cutting plane

**intersects**the sides of the triangle are the vertices of the curve; and the line joining these points is a diameter which Apollonius named the latus transversum.It follows that if the points in which this axis

**intersects**the earth's surface, i.e.Boolean

**intersects**(Rectangle2D r) Tests if the shape**intersects**the interior of a specified Rectangle2D.The equinoxes are the two points on the celestial sphere where the ecliptic

**intersects**the celestial equator.Here the female identity of family devotion

**intersects**unusually with ' male heroics of action ' (70 ).If it is the Dark Star, then the red path

**intersects**the ecliptic at Pisces and Virgo.It is important to note that the MC always

**intersects**the AC at its minimum.Suppose now the solar spectrogram to be viewed in the focus of Or, and the converging rays to be reflected by the prisms Pr and P, i till an image is formed in the focus of the eyepiece at the point where the axis of the eyepiece

**intersects**From Zeitschr.Baumbach, director of 1995's Kicking and Screaming discussed his new film The Squid and the Whale, as well as his outlook on life and how it

**intersects**with writing and directing.Of course, the question of religion and how it

**intersects**with past lives may not be an area of concern for you, but if it is, is there anything that can help resolve it, for example a religious figure or some books?