Definition of Junction in English :

Define Junction in English

Junction meaning in English

Meaning of Junction in English

Pronunciation of Junction in English

Junction pronunciation in English

Pronounce Junction in English


see synonyms of junction


1. junction

the place where two or more things come together

2. colligation, conjugation, conjunction, junction

the state of being joined together

3. articulation, join, joint, junction, juncture

the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

4. conjunction, junction

something that joins or connects

5. adjunction, junction

an act of joining or adjoining things

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of junction
a place where several routes, lines, or roads meet, link, or cross each other
a railway junction
a point on a motorway where traffic may leave or join it
3. electronics
a contact between two different metals or other materials
a thermocouple junction
a transition region between regions of differing electrical properties in a semiconductor
a p-n junction
a connection between two or more conductors or sections of transmission lines
the act of joining or the state of being joined

Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


see synonyms of junction
a joining or being joined
a place or point of joining or crossing, as of highways or railroads
an interface between materials having different characteristics, as the pn junction in a semiconductor or the boundary between two metals in a thermocouple

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of junction
1. The act or process of joining or the condition of being joined.
2. A place where two things join or meet, especially a place where two roads or railway routes come together and one terminates.
3. A transition layer or boundary between two different materials or between physically different regions in a single material, especially:
a. A connection between conductors or sections of a transmission line.
b. The interface between two different semiconductor regions in a semiconductor device.
c. A mechanical or alloyed contact between different metals or other materials, as in a thermocouple.

The American Heritage ® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition copyright ©2018 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.