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interventionism

[in-ter-ven-shuh-niz-uh m] /ˌɪn tərˈvɛn ʃəˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
the policy or doctrine of intervening, especially government interference in the affairs of another state or in domestic economic affairs.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; intervention + -ism
Related forms
interventionist, noun, adjective
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Word Origin and History for interventionism
n.

1923, from intervention + -ism. Interventionist, as a noun, is recorded from 1839.

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