Origin of junction
SYNONYMS FOR junction
Related formsjunc·tion·al, adjectivein·ter·junc·tion, noun
Can be confusedjunction juncture (see synonym study at the current entry)
Examples from the Web for junction
Neither Nichols nor Fortier were in Junction City, Kansas, home of the Dreamland.
“And, by the way, take your time in sending to the operator at the Junction,” he added.The Young Railroaders|Francis Lovell Coombs
July 17 they arrive at the junction of the Grand and Green rivers, having traversed about eight hundred and four miles.
They left the telegraph road at the junction of the Stevenson and Alberga creeks on the 4th of August, 1873.The Australian Explorers|George Grimm
British Dictionary definitions for junction
- a contact between two different metals or other materialsa thermocouple junction
- a transition region between regions of differing electrical properties in a semiconductora p-n junction