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interventionism

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The policy or practice of intervening, especially:
  • n. The policy of intervening in the affairs of another sovereign state.
  • n. The use of government power to control or influence domestic economic activity.

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  • n. The political practice of intervening in a sovereign state's affairs.
  • n. The medical practice of trying to prolong someone's life.

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