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interventionistadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈven.ʃən.ɪst/  us   /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈven.ʃən.ɪst/
interventionism
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.təˈven.ʃən.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈven.ʃən.ɪ.zəm/
UN interventionism
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"interventionist" in Business English

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interventionistadjective

uk   /ˌɪntəˈvenʃənɪst/  us   /-ṱɚ-/
ECONOMICS becoming involved in influencing a country's economy: Conservatives are keen not to be interventionist. an interventionist approach/measure/policy

interventionistnoun [C]

uk   /ˌɪntəˈvenʃənɪst/  us   /-ṱɚ-/ ECONOMICS
someone who believes in becoming involved in influencing a country's economy: He was by nature an interventionist rather than a free marketeer.
(Definition of interventionist from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “interventionist”
in Chinese (Simplified) (政府或其行动)好干预的,干涉主义的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (政府或其行動)好幹預的,干涉主義的…
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