Meaning of JUNCTION in English
[noun] [C] - a place where things, esp. roads and railways, come together(esp. UK) When driving a car, you should always slow down as you approach a junction (US and ANZ usually intersection).(esp. UK) There's a service station at the junction (US and ANZ usually intersection) of the motorway and the road to Leeds.The bomb exploded at a busy railway junction.The next stop is Clapham Junction.See picture: RoadsA junction box is a plastic or wooden box or other container in which electrical wires can be safely joined together.
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012