[in-ter-veen] /ˌɪn tərˈvin/
verb (used without object), intervened, intervening.
to come between disputing people, groups, etc.; intercede; mediate.
to occur or be between two things.
to occur or happen between other events or periods:
Nothing important intervened between the meetings.
(of things) to occur incidentally so as to modify or hinder:
We enjoyed the picnic until a thunderstorm intervened.
to interfere with force or a threat of force:
to intervene in the affairs of another country.
Law. to interpose and become a party to a suit pending between other parties.
(often foll by in) to take a decisive or intrusive role (in) in order to modify or determine events or their outcome
foll by in or between. to come or be (among or between)
(of a period of time) to occur between events or points in time
(of an event) to disturb or hinder a course of action
(economics) to take action to affect the market forces of an economy, esp to maintain the stability of a currency
(law) to interpose and become a party to a legal action between others, esp in order to protect one’s interests
1580s, back-formation from intervention, or else from Latin intervenire “to come between, intervene, interrupt,” from inter “between” (see inter-) + venire “to come” (see venue). Related: Intervened; intervening.
noun, Genetics. 1. . [in-tron] /ˈɪn trɒn/ noun, Genetics. 1. a noncoding segment in a length of DNA that interrupts a gene-coding sequence or nontranslated sequence, the corresponding segment being removed from the RNA copy before transcription. /ˈɪntrɒn/ noun 1. (biochem) a stretch of DNA that interrupts a gene and does not contribute to the […]
[in-ter-vee-ner] /ˌɪn tərˈvi nər/ noun 1. a person who , especially in a lawsuit.
- Intervenous tubercle
intervenous tubercle in·ter·ve·nous tubercle (ĭn’tər-vē’nəs) n. A projection on the wall of the right atrium of the heart between the orifices of the venae cavae.
[in-ter-ven-shuh n] /ˌɪn tərˈvɛn ʃən/ noun 1. the act or fact of . 2. interposition or interference of one state in the affairs of another. /ˌɪntəˈvɛnʃən/ noun 1. the act of intervening 2. any interference in the affairs of others, esp by one state in the affairs of another 3. (economics) the action of a […]