Intervening

  • 1 intervening — index interlocutory, intermediate, mesne, ministerial Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 intervening — [[t]ɪ̱ntə(r)vi͟ːnɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n An intervening period of time is one that separates two events or points in time. During those intervening years Bridget had married her husband Robert... I had spent the intervening time in London, with… …

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  • 3 intervening — in|ter|ven|ing [ˌıntəˈvi:nıŋ US tər ] adj the intervening years/months/period etc time that passes between two events ▪ I hadn t seen him since 1980, and he had aged a lot in the intervening years …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 intervening — in|ter|ven|ing [ ,ıntər vinıŋ ] adjective only before noun 1. ) happening between two events or times: Not much has changed during the intervening six years. 2. ) in the space between two people or things: The properties are separated by an… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 intervening — adjective the intervening years/months/decades etc the amount of time between two events: I hadn t seen him since 1980, and he had aged a lot in the intervening years …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 intervening — UK [ˌɪntə(r)ˈviːnɪŋ] / US [ˌɪntərˈvɪnɪŋ] adjective [only before noun] 1) happening between two events or times Not much has changed during the intervening six years. 2) in the space between two people or things The gardens are separated by an… …

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  • 7 Intervening — Intervene In ter*vene , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Intervened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intervening}.] [L. intervenire, interventum, to intervene, to hinder; inter between + venire to come; akin to E. come: cf. F. intervenir. See {Come}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 intervening — adj. Intervening is used with these nouns: ↑decade, ↑month, ↑period, ↑year …

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  • 9 intervening — [ˌɪntəˈviːnɪŋ] adj happening between two events or times Not much has changed during the intervening six years.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 10 intervening — adjective occurring or falling between events or points in time so much had happened during the intervening years • Similar to: ↑middle …

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  • 11 intervening — 1. noun intervention; mediation 2. adjective that intervenes or mediates …

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  • 12 intervening — Synonyms and related words: arbitrational, arbitrative, coming between, going between, intercessional, intercessory, intercurrent, interjacent, interlocutory, intermedial, intermediary, intermediate, intermediatory, intervenient, interventional,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 intervening — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. intermediary, interceding, sandwiched; see intermediate , middle …

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  • 14 intervening — in·ter·vene || ‚ɪntÉ™(r) vɪːn v. interpose; interfere, mediate, step in; happen between other events; occur, take place; occur unexpectedly …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 intervening — adjective occur in time between events. → intervene …

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  • 16 intervening — a. 1. Intermediate, interjacent. 2. Interstitial …

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  • 17 intervening — adj 1. intermediate, interjacent, intervenient, between, interpolated, interposed, intercalary, interjectural, intercurrent, meantime. 2. intermediary, intercessory, conciliatory, pacificatory, propitiatory, reconciliatory, mediatory. 3.… …

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  • 18 intervening — As a matter of designation of time;–intermediate; implying an exclusion of both first and last terminal days. Anno: 98 ALR2d 1369. Acquiring the status of a party to an action by way of intervention. See intervention …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 19 intervening cause — see cause 1 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. intervening cause n …

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  • 20 intervening force — see force 1 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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