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Angels & Demons
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  • Commander Olivetti stepped forward, trying to intervene.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Langdon moved toward her again, instinctively, but Kohler intervened.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • God, with a few whispered words in the camerlegno's ear, had intervened and saved this church.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He wished he and Macri had reached the body sooner, before the army of plainclothed soldiers had intervened.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Commander Olivetti," Langdon intervened, trying to diffuse what looked like a second bomb about to explode.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Postponing the ceremony before it starts is grounds alone for an inquiry, but after the doors are sealed nothing intervenes.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Kohler intervened.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As Langdon's excitement mounted, his vague familiarity with the statue intervened, insisting the work had nothing to do with fire.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Although Langdon had made a move to stop the camerlegno from entering the shaft, Chartrand had intervened, grabbing Langdon and holding on.  (not reviewed by editor)

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