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intervene

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intervene/ˌɪntɚˈviːn/verb
intervenesintervenedintervening
intervene
/ˌɪntɚˈviːn/
verb
intervenesintervenedintervening
Learner's definition of INTERVENE  
[no object]
: to come or occur between two times or events
: to become involved in something (such as a conflict) in order to have an influence on what happens— often + in
: to happen as an unrelated event that causes a delay or problem

— intervening

adjective,always used before another noun

— intervention

/ˌɪntɚˈvɛnʃən/nounpluralinterventions
[noncount]
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