- 1A particular point in events or time: it is difficult to say at this juncture whether this upturn can be sustainedMore example sentences
- ‘We really are at a critical juncture at the moment,’ says Stewart.
- But at critical junctures in the post-war period, for various strategic and or economic reasons, national leaders opted for greater integration.
- These events are examples of kernels - a critical juncture in the story.
- 2A place where things join: the plane crashed at the juncture of two mountainsMore example sentences
- After about a kilometer of corridor, they came to a large juncture where the passage intersected ramps leading both up and down.
- However, do not draw at the point where two veins join as there is a valve at these junctures.
- The adjoining infrastructure is over 15 km long and includes a new road linking the existing roads with the bridge and road junctures.
late Middle English (in the sense 'act of joining'): from Latin junctura, 'joint', from jungere 'to join'.