involvement

noun in·volve·ment \ in-ˈvälv-mənt , -ˈvȯlv- \

Definition of involvement

plural involvements
: the act or an instance of involving someone or something
  • His involvement of others was inexcusable.
: the state, act, or fact of being involved
  • involvement in public life
  • denied any involvement in the crime
  • In this era of strained school budgets, parental involvement is as likely to mean reading stories to kindergartners as running a bake sale.
  • —David Ruben

First Known Use of involvement

1681

in the meaning defined above

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involvement

noun in·volve·ment \ in-ˈvälv-mənt, -ˈvȯlv- \

medical Definition of involvement

: inclusion in an area affected by disease, trauma, or insult
  • syphilitic involvement of the brain
  • the extent of involvement of the lung
  • —Morris Fishbein


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