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Dictionary definition for: Intervention

1. (n) the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute)

2. (n) a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries

3. (n) (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

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