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Synonyms for interventionˌɪn tərˈvɛn ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intervention, intercession(noun)

    the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.)

    "it occurs without human intervention"

    interposition, intercession, treatment, intervention, interference

    nonintervention, noninterference

  2. intervention, interference(noun)

    a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries

    disturbance, hitch, noise, intercession, hinderance, interference, interposition, preventive, hindrance, incumbrance, treatment, intervention, encumbrance, preventative

    nonintervention, noninterference

  3. interposition, intervention(noun)

    the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others

    interpolation, interjection, intercession, interference, interposition, treatment, intervention, interpellation

    noninterference, nonintervention

  4. intervention(noun)

    (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"

    interposition, intercession, treatment, interference

    noninterference, nonintervention

  5. treatment, intervention(noun)

    care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)

    handling, intercession, interference, discourse, interposition, discussion, treatment, intervention

    nonintervention, noninterference

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. intervention(n.)

    interposition, interference

  2. intervention(n.)

    mediation, agency

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. intervention

    EBM Combination product, medical product, therapeutic intervention

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