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intervene
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope)

2 uses
  • The armies being ready to engage, a single combat is agreed upon between Menelaus and Paris (by the intervention of Hector) for the determination of the war.
    Book 3 (1% in)
  • Thus Homer has his "speaking horses;" and Virgil his "myrtles distilling blood;" where the latter has not so much as contrived the easy intervention of a deity to save the probability.
    Preface (47% in)

There are no more uses of "intervene" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope).

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