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Overview of verb intervene

The verb intervene has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) intervene, step in, interfere, interpose

(get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force; "Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?")

2. intervene

(be placed or located between other things or extend between spaces and events; "This interludes intervenes between the two movements"; "Eight days intervened")

3. intervene

(occur between other event or between certain points of time; "the war intervened between the birth of her two children")

Overview of adj intervening

The adj intervening has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. intervening

(occurring or falling between events or points in time; "so much had happened during the intervening years") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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