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intervention

noun

1 intervention

The act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.):
— It occurs without human intervention.

synonym: intercession.

Roget 106: time, duration; period, term, stage, space, span, spell, season; the whole time, the whole period; space-time; course ... show more

Roget 631: instrumentality; aid etc. 707; subservience, subserviency; mediation, intervention, medium, intermedium, vehicle, hand; agency etc. ... show more

Roget 724: mediation, mediatorship, mediatization; intervention, interposition, interference, intermeddling, intercession; arbitration; flag of truce etc. 723; good offices, peace offering; ... show more

Dutch: interventie, tussenkomst
Polish: interwencja



2 intervention

A policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries.

synonym: interference.

Roget 228: interposition, interjacence, intercurrence, intervenience, interlocation, interdigitation, interjection, interpolation, interlineation, interspersion, intercalation.    [interposition at a fine-grained level] interpenetration; permeation; ... show more

Dutch: interventie
Polish: interwencjonizm

3 intervention

The act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others.

synonym: interposition.

4 intervention

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.

Dutch: het werd tijd
Polish: interwencja procesowa

5 intervention

Care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury).

synonym: treatment.

Dutch: behandeling, behandelwijze, geneeswijze, therapie
Polish: zabieg leczniczy


Moby thesaurus: encroachment, entrance, entrenchment, impingement, imposition, incursion, infiltration, influx, infringement, injection, inroad, insinuation, interagency, intercession, intercurrence, interference, interjacence, interjection, interlocation, interloping ... show more.

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