Definitions for infringementɪnˈfrɪndʒ mənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•fringe•mentɪnˈfrɪndʒ mənt(n.)

  1. a breach or infraction, as of a law or right; transgression.

    Category: Law

  2. an act of infringing.

    Category: Law

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. violation, infringement(noun)

    an act that disregards an agreement or a right

    "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"

  2. misdemeanor, misdemeanour, infraction, violation, infringement(noun)

    a crime less serious than a felony


  1. infringement(Noun)

    a violation or breach, as of a law

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infringement(noun)

    the act of infringing; breach; violation; nonfulfillment; as, the infringement of a treaty, compact, law, or constitution

  2. Infringement(noun)

    an encroachment on a patent, copyright, or other special privilege; a trespass

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