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intersect

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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intersectin‧ter‧sect /ˌɪntəˈsekt $ -ər-/ verb  1 [intransitive, transitive]TTRJOIN something TOGETHER if two lines or roads intersect, they meet or go across each other2 [transitive]CROSS to divide an area with several lines, roads etc The plain is intersected by a network of canals. Grammar Intersect is usually passive in this meaning.
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intersectVenus's surface is intersected by a network of ridges and valleys.
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Verb table
intersect
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyintersect
he, she, itintersects
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyintersected
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave intersected
he, she, ithas intersected
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad intersected
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill intersect
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have intersected
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam intersecting
he, she, itis intersecting
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you, we, theyare intersecting
Past
I, he, she, itwas intersecting
you, we, theywere intersecting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been intersecting
he, she, ithas been intersecting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been intersecting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be intersecting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been intersecting
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