intervention

  1. the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute)
  2. a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries

Intervention

[convention] Intervention is a yearly Internet Culture convention held in September in Rockville Maryland at the Hilton Rockville/Washington D.C. hotel. Intervention (a combination of the words `Internet` and `Convention`) highlights independent artists from all spectrums of creative output (Comics, Music, Video, Blogging, Stories, etc.) wh...
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Intervention

[international law] Intervention, in terms of international law, is the term for the use of force by one country or sovereign state in the internal or external affairs of another. In most cases, intervention is considered to be an unlawful act but some interventions may be considered lawful. == Definitions == L. F. L. Oppenheim defines inte...
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Intervention

[How I Met Your Mother] `Intervention` is the fourth episode in the fourth season of the television series How I Met Your Mother and 68th overall. It originally aired on October 13, 2008. == Plot == The episode begins with Barney in old man makeup telling a woman that he is a time traveler, and that `young Barney Stinson` cannot solve globa...
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Intervention

[civil procedure] `El Castillo` building, Chichen Itza photo: jeremy blakeslee credit me if you use it. ...
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Intervention

[song] `Intervention` is a song by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire. It is the third single released from the band`s second full-length album, Neon Bible. The single was released to digital retailers on December 28, 2006, and was released as a 7` vinyl in the UK under Rough Trade Records on May 21, 2007. In the US, it was released on Ju...
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Intervention

[law] In law, intervention is a procedure to allow a nonparty, called intervenor (also spelled intervener) to join ongoing litigation, either as a matter of right or at the discretion of the court, without the permission of the original litigants. The basic rationale for intervention is that a judgment in a particular case may affect the ri...
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Intervention

Is the action taken by a monetary authority, government, or agency to influence prices, currency rates, capital flows, liquidity, or interest rates.
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Intervention

Any form of government interference with market mechanisms. Intervention is the act of intervening in a market to try to influence the market outcome. An example of intervention is that the Bank of England intervenes daily in the money markets to ensure that interest rates are maintained at the level set by the Monetary Policy Committee. They could...
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Intervention

Ministers have a range of powers to intervene in the affairs of poorly performing councils. Set out in the Local Government Act 1999, these powers allow Whitehall to order councils to take particular measures to improve their services - such as making budget cuts or clearing a benefits backlog. In the worst cases, ministers can personally take cont...
Found on http://society.guardian.co.uk/glossary/page/0,,646470,00.html

intervention

[n] - a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries 2. [n] - the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute) 3. [n] - (law) a proceeding that permits a person to enter into a lawsuit already in progress
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Intervention

Medical term for any action, such as a treatment or therapy, used to improve a condition such as autism.
Found on http://www.researchautism.net/glossary.ikml?l=i

Intervention

Intervention: The act of intervening, interfering or interceding with the intent of modifying the outcome. In medicine, an intervention is usually undertaken to help treat or cure a condition. For example, early intervention may help children with autism to speak. 'Acupuncture as a therapeutic intervention is widely practiced in the United States,'...
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Intervention

any action which has a physical effect on the fabric of a building.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20935

Intervention

In`ter·ven'tion noun [ Latin interventio an interposition: confer French intervention .] 1. The act of intervening; interposition. « Sound is shut out by the intervention of that lax membrane.» Holder. 2. Any interference that may affect the ...
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intervention

The act or fact of interfering so as to modify. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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intervention

interference noun a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries
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intervention

intercession noun the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute)
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intervention

(in″tәr-ven´shәn) a procedure done in the hopes of improving health or changing the course of a disease. crisis intervention counseling or psychotherapy for patients in a life crisis that is directed at supporting the patient through the crisis and helping the p...
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Intervention

• (n.) The act by which a third person, to protect his own interest, interposes and becomes a party to a suit pending between other parties. • (n.) Any interference that may affect the interests of others; especially, of one or more states with the affairs of another; mediation. • (n.) The act of intervening; interposition.Interventi...
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intervention

(from the article `international law`) It has been argued that force may be used without prior UN authorization in cases of extreme domestic human rights abuses (e.g., the actions taken by ...
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intervention

the act or fact of interfering so as to modify.
Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio47.html

intervention

intervention, interventional 1. An action undertaken in order to change what is happening or might happen in another`s affairs; especially, in order to prevent something undesirable. 2. The action of intervening, stepping in, or interfering in any affair, so as to affect its course or issue. Now frequently applied to the interference of a state or ...
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Intervention

See exchange market intervention.
Found on http://www-personal.umich.edu/~alandear/glossary/i.html

intervention

In a court case, the presentation of a view on the law without representing one of the parties in the litigation.
Found on http://polisci.nelson.com/glossary.html
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