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Intervention vs. Intervene

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Interventionnoun

The action of intervening; interfering in some course of events.

Interveneverb

(intransitive) To become involved in a situation, so as to alter or prevent an action.

‘The police had to be called to intervene in the fight.’;

Interventionnoun

A legal motion through which a person or entity who has not been named as a party to a case seeks to have the court order that they be made a party.

Interveneverb

(intransitive) To occur, fall, or come between, points of time, or events.

‘An instant intervened between the flash and the report.’; ‘I hadn't seen him since we were in school, and the intervening years had not been kind to him.’;

Interventionnoun

An orchestrated attempt to convince somebody with an addiction or other psychological problem to seek professional help and/or change their behavior.

Interveneverb

(intransitive) To occur or act as an obstacle or delay.

‘Nothing intervened to prevent the undertaking.’;

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Interventionnoun

(medicine) An action taken or procedure performed; an operation.

Interveneverb

(ambitransitive) To say (something) in the middle of a conversation or discussion between other people, or to respond to a situation involving other people.

Interventionnoun

The act of intervening; interposition.

‘Sound is shut out by the intervention of that lax membrane.’;

Interveneverb

(ambitransitive) To come between, or to be between, persons or things.

‘The Mediterranean intervenes between Europe and Africa.’;

Interventionnoun

Any interference that may affect the interests of others; especially, of one or more states with the affairs of another; - the intervention of one state in the affairs of another is typically unwelcome by the state being intervened in, but some cases of mediation between states may be called intervention. Opposed to nonintervention.

‘Let us decide our quarrels at home, without the intervention, of any foreign power.’;

Interveneverb

(legal) In a suit to which one has not been made a party, to put forward a defense of one's interest in the subject matter.

‘an application for leave (i.e. permission) to intervene’;

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Interventionnoun

The act by which a third person, to protect his own interest, interposes and becomes a party to a suit pending between other parties.

Interveneverb

To come between, or to be between, persons or things; - followed by between; as, the Mediterranean intervenes between Europe and Africa.

Interventionnoun

the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute)

Interveneverb

To occur, fall, or come between, points of time, or events; as, an instant intervened between the flash and the report; nothing intervened ( i. e., between the intention and the execution) to prevent the undertaking.

Interventionnoun

a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries

Interveneverb

To interpose; as, to intervene to settle a quarrel.

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Interventionnoun

(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 intervention is to prevent unnecessary duplication of lawsuits’;

Interveneverb

In a suit to which one has not been made a party, to put forward a defense of one's interest in the subject matter.

Interveneverb

To come between.

‘Self-sown woodlands of birch, alder, etc., intervening the different estates.’;

Intervenenoun

A coming between; intervention; meeting.

Interveneverb

get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force;

‘Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?’;

Interveneverb

be placed or located between other things or extend between spaces and events;

‘This interludes intervenes between the two movements’; ‘Eight days intervened’;

Interveneverb

occur between other event or between certain points of time;

‘the war intervened between the birth of her two children’;

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