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intervene
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Hard Times
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  • Therefore he rang the bell, and tossing himself negligently on a sofa, ordered ’Some dinner at six — with a beefsteak in it,’ and got through the intervening time as well as he could.

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as in: intervened in the war Define
get involved -- typically without welcome
as in: in the intervening years Define
passage of time -- especially between two events
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