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intervene
used in Dracula

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Definition
get involved; or come between
  • I took up my place behind a yew tree, and I saw his dark figure move until the intervening headstones and trees hid it from my sight.
    Chapter 15 (32% in)
intervening = getting between (a person and something viewed)
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