junction junction  /ˈdʒəŋk ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the place where two or more things come together
  2. (n) the state of being joined together
  3. (n) the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
  4. (n) something that joins or connects
  5. (n) an act of joining or adjoining things

Usage(s):

  1. When the shooting subsided, Jamal and his son hurried through the junction.
  2. Construction workers on the site of an infrastructure project at the junction of Interstates 490 and 77 in Cleveland, Tuesday 30 June 2009.

News

  1. Grand Junction Rockies score, June 21, 2013

    Grand Junction 6, Ogden 3
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Daily Sentinel

  2. Grand Junction Rockies Win 2013 Season Opener

    The Grand Junction Rockies (1-0) def. the Odgen Raptors (LAD), 11-6, Thursday night at Suplizio Field, winning their 2013 season opener.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: KREX-TV Grand Junction

  3. Junction City Council passes budget

    JUNCTION CITY A vote on the budget almost failed to happen during the special-called meeting of the Junction City Council Tuesday night, due to the absence of voting members. Councilmembers Dewayne Taylor, Archie Coffman and Kenny Baldwin were at the meeting with a delayed Hershel Fletcher, giving the body enough for a quorum. Troy Gammon and Jimmy Gipson were absent.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Danville Advocate-Messenger

Quotes

  1. "I feel so fortunate to have a facility and a lot of friends that are also supportive of Victory Junction," Stewart said. "It wasn't hard to put this event together from the standpoint of getting the drivers to come."
    on Jun 5, 2007 By: Tony Stewart Source: SI.com

  2. "We are obviously devastated by the loss of Paul Newman, a friend and leader in the community," Sprint Cup driver Kyle Petty said. "Paul was instrumental in helping Pattie and I get Victory Junction off the ground and making it a world-class...
    on Sep 27, 2008 By: Kyle Petty Source: USA Today

  3. "At every junction from the hotel through to where we were attacked and all the way to the ground, there were police in light blue uniforms with handguns controlling traffic," Broad said. "How did the terrorists come to the roundabout and how...
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Chris Broad Source: International Herald Tribune

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