intervention

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

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

(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

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

[Buffy the Vampire Slayer] `Intervention` is the eighteenth episode in the fifth season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. == Plot synopsis == At the Summers`s home after dinner, Buffy confesses to Giles that she`s worried about her ability to love. Giles suggests he and Buffy go to a sacred location in the desert so that she can undergo a vision...
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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

[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

[counseling] An intervention is an orchestrated attempt by one or many people – usually family and friends – to get someone to seek professional help with an addiction or some kind of traumatic event or crisis, or other serious problem. The term intervention is most often used when the traumatic event involves addiction to drugs or othe...
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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

[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

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

A purposeful activity aimed at changing the course of events
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intervention

a vaccine (or drug or behavioral therapy) used in a clinical trial to improve health or alter the course of disease.
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intervention

Action by which a third person who may be affected by a lawsuit is permitted to become party to the suit. Compare third-party claim.
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Intervention

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Intervention

An action by which a third person that may be affected by a lawsuit is permitted to become a party to the suit.
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Intervention

any action which has a physical effect on the fabric of a building.
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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

care provided to improve a situation
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intervention

In a court case, the presentation of a view on the law without representing one of the parties in the litigation.
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intervention

In medicine, a treatment or action taken to prevent or treat disease, or improve health in other ways.
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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

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

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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