Meaning of “intrusive” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “intrusive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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intrusiveadjective

/ɪnˈtru·sɪv, -zɪv/

intrusive adjective (INVOLVED)

being involved in a situation where you are not wanted or do not belong:

He’s fought for less intrusive government.

intrusive adjective (FLOWING)

earth science (of hot melted rock) flowing into layers or cracks of rocks that already exist:

(Definition of “intrusive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)