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English definition of “intervene”


verb [I]     /ˌɪntəˈviːn/
to become involved in a difficult situation in order to improve it or prevent it from getting worse : intervene in sth The Central Bank intervened in the currency markets today to try to stabilize the exchange rate . The company has resolved the issue , and there is no need for the courts to intervene.
(Definition of intervene verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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