Definition/Meaning | Word/Phrase |
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space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians | angle |

coordinate system for which the coordinates of a point are its distances from a set perpendicular lines that intersect at the origin of the system | cartesian coordinate system |

point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect | corner |

point where two lines meet or intersect | corner |

point where two lines (paths or arcs etc.) intersect | crossing |

intersect to form X | decussate |

non-Euclidean geometry in which it is assumed that through any point there are two or more parallel lines that do not intersect a given line in the plane | hyperbolic geometry |

act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path) | intersection |

point where lines intersect | intersection , intersection point , point of intersection |

closed curve that does not intersect itself | Jordan curve , simple closed curve |

anything with a round or oval shape (formed by a curve that is closed and does not intersect itself) | loop |

space enclosed by three or more planes that intersect in a vertex | polyhedral angle |

weave in which the filling and warp threads intersect in such a way as to give a smooth compact surface with no distinguishable twill line | satin weave |

straight line or plane that touches a curve or curved surface at a point but does not intersect it at that point | tangent |

line, surface that touches but does not intersect another | tangent |

ring-shaped surface generated by rotating a circle around an axis that does not intersect the circle | toroid , torus |

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