Meaning of intervention

Definition of intervention

(noun) the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.); "it occurs without human intervention"
a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries
the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others
(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 intervention is to prevent unnecessary duplication of lawsuits"
care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)

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