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intervene
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The Time Machine
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intervene
Used in
The Time Machine
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  • So long as I travelled at a high velocity through time, this scarcely mattered; I was, so to speak, attenuatedówas slipping like a vapour through the interstices of intervening substances!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That is what dismayed me: the sense of some hitherto unsuspected power, through whose intervention my invention had vanished.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: intervened in the war
as in: in the intervening years
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