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intercept

(ĭn-tĕr-sĕpt′)
The point at which the line representing a function intersects an axis.

intercept

in mathematical terms the points at which a curve cuts the two axes of a graph.
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According to US Attorney Donald Stern, "In this case, an Internet service provider intercepted mail passing through its network to gain a business advantage.