intervention
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intervention(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (interference)
a. la intervención
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The opposition argued that military intervention was not in the country's interest.La oposición argumentó que la intervención militar no era conveniente para el país.
2. (finance)
a. la intervención
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Intervention kept the price of milk from dropping too much.La intervención evitó que el precio de la leche bajara demasiado.
3. (psychology)
a. la intervención
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Christopher was clearly taking drugs, so his parents decided they needed to stage an intervention.Era evidente que Christopher se drogaba, por eso, sus padres se decidieron a hacer una intervención.
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intervention
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la intervención
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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intervention [ˌɪntəˈvenʃən]
noun
(gen) intervención (f)
modifier
intervention price (n) precio (m) de intervención
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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