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Failure or refusal to intervene, especially in the affairs of another nation.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) refusal to intervene, esp the abstention by a state from intervening in the affairs of other states or in its own internal disputes
ˌnoninterˈventionist n, adj
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non•in•ter•ven•tion(ˌnɒn ɪn tərˈvɛn ʃən)
1. abstention by a nation from interference in the affairs of other nations or its own political subdivisions.
2. failure or refusal to intervene.
non`in•ter•ven′tion•ist, n., adj.
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|Noun||1.||nonintervention - a foreign policy of staying out of other countries' disputes|
foreign policy - a policy governing international relations
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