As nouns the difference between disjunction and intersection
is that
disjunction is act of disjoining; disunion, separation while
intersection is the junction of two (or more) paths, streets, highways, or other thoroughfares.
disjunction Noun
( en noun)
act of disjoining; disunion, separation
state of being disjoined
(logic) The proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the or operator.
(mathematics) a logical operator that results in true when some of its operands are true.
(biology) During meiosis, the separation of chromosomes (homologous in meiosis I, and sister chromatids in meiosis II).
Coordinate terms
* (in mathematics) conjunction
Hypernyms
* (in mathematics) logical connective
Hyponyms
* (in logic) inclusive disjunction
* (in logic) exclusive disjunction
Meronyms
* (in logic) disjunct
Derived terms
* disjunctive normal form
Related terms
* disjoin
* disjoint
* disjunct
* disjunctive
See also
* conjunction
References
* "Disjunction" in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
* "Disjunction" in Wolfram MathWorld
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intersection Noun
( en noun)
The junction of two (or more) paths, streets, highways, or other thoroughfares.
(geometry) The point or set of points common to two geometrical objects (such as the point where two lines meet or the line where two planes intersect).
(set theory) The set containing all the elements that are common to two or more sets.
(sports) The element where two or more straight lines of synchronized skaters pass through each other.[http://www.isu.org/vsite/vcontent/content/transnews/0,10869,4844128590197281888529537037874771layout160129898newsitem,00.html]
Synonyms
* (junction of paths) (l)
Related terms
* intersect
* intersectionality
See also
* union
