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interfere in something

to meddle in something; to become involved in someone else's business. Don't interfere in my business! Are you interfering in this matter again?
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interfere with someone or something

to meddle with something or someone's affairs. Please do not interfere with us. Are you interfering with my project?
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interfere with

1. To serve as a hindrance or obstacle to something: Don't let football practice interfere with your schoolwork.
2. To tamper with something: Someone interfered with the alarm system, and now it's broken.
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Menjivar has since also been charged with interfering with police and delivery of methamphetamines, and arrested on an outside agency's warrants, police said.
Sample dilutions, if performed, would further change the relative ratios of reagent and interfering antibodies.
That separates the 'helpful' from the interfering kind?
He then dropped the interfering charge after the prosecution rested its case.
Department of Labor, denied that the rule would result in the federal government interfering with how the states administer workers' comp or that the department was exceeding its statutory authority.
First is the concrete question of whether or not Free Radio Berkeley is regularly interfering with other stations' signals.
Interfering with telephones seems a favorite tactic.
A dirty or contaminated mold will prevent the release agent from bonding to the mold surface, interfering with release and causing transfer to the surface of the part.
Robert Fraczkiewicz, ADMET Predictor software product manager and team leader for ADMET Cheminformatics, said: "The new models we released today predict the ability of potential new drug molecules to interfere with the replication of the human immunodeficiency virus Type 1 (HIV-1) by interfering with an essential enzyme known as HIV integrase.
KARACHI -- Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah has said neither he is interfering in the efforts for bringing peace in Karachi nor any minister of his cabinet will interfere therein.
The researchers suggest that the reduced fertilization was caused at least in part by the compromised males interfering with the fertilization capability of the healthy males.
SIR ALEX FERGUSON last night ordered FIFApresident Sepp Blatter to stop interfering in the Rio Ferdinand saga.
They're saying that any initiative that smacks of interfering with any fiscal affairs is outside the initiative process,'' said Richard Martland, who represents Community Memorial Hospital.
Each time there's one of those new interfering signals, it means that's another frequency range that's lost for doing astronomy," explains Paul F.
This program will look at short interfering ribonucleic acid (siRNA) for targeted drug delivery method to prevent the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), herpes simplex virus (HSV) and human papilloma virus (HPV).