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  Definition of intervention
  1. (law) a proceeding that permits a person to enter into a lawsuit already in progress; admission of person not an original party to the suit so that person can protect some right or interest that is allegedly affected by the proceedings; "the purpose of in
  2. the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute)
  3. a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries
Similar Words: intercession, interference

 

Hyponyms: mediation, intermediation

 

Derivational Morphology: intercede, mediate, intermediate, liaise, arbitrate, intervene, step in, interfere, interpose

 

Anagrams: introvertive

 

 
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