[ non-in-ter-ven-shuh n ]
/ ˌnɒn ɪn tərˈvɛn ʃən /
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.
Words nearby nonintervention
OTHER WORDS FROM noninterventionnon·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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Here at the Antipodes we have founded a democracy, and in a democracy the government motto should be nonintervention.Recollections|David Christie Murray
British Dictionary definitions for nonintervention
/ (ˌnɒnɪntəˈvɛnʃən) /
refusal to intervene, esp the abstention by a state from intervening in the affairs of other states or in its own internal disputes
Derived forms of noninterventionnoninterventional, adjectivenoninterventionist, noun, adjective
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