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- abstention by a nation from interference in the affairs of other nations or in those of its own political subdivisions.
- failure or refusal to intervene.
Origin of noninterventionRelated formsnon·in·ter·ven·tion·al, adjectivenon·in·ter·ven·tion·al·ist, nounnon·in·ter·ven·tion·ism, nounnon·in·ter·ven·tion·ist, noun, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for non-interventionism
Derived Formsnoninterventional, adjectivenoninterventionist, noun, adjective
- refusal to intervene, esp the abstention by a state from intervening in the affairs of other states or in its own internal disputes
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