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intervene
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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unspecified meaning
  • Something intervened to prevent my going.
  • The fellow had evidently made inquiry and found that only two lives intervened between him and a valuable estate.

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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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