|1.||the act of intervening|
|2.||any interference in the affairs of others, esp by one state in the affairs of another|
|3.||economics the action of a central bank in supporting the international value of a currency by buying large quantities of the currency to keep the price up|
|4.||commerce the action of the EU in buying up surplus produce when the market price drops to a certain value|
intervention in·ter·ven·tion (ĭn'tər-věn'shən)
Interference so as to modify a process or situation.