What does infringement mean?

Definitions for infringement
ɪnˈfrɪndʒ məntin·fringe·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. violation, infringementnoun

    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, infringementnoun

    a crime less serious than a felony

Wiktionary

  1. infringementnoun

    a violation or breach, as of a law

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infringementnoun

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

  2. Infringementnoun

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of infringement in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of infringement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of infringement in a Sentence

  1. Doug Shelton:

    Over the past three years, New York-based IBM has attempted to conclude a fair and reasonable patent license agreement with Groupon, and we are disappointed that Groupon is seeking to divert attention from its patent infringement by suing.

  2. Paul Wilmes:

    People do not perceive mask wearing as an infringement on personal liberties the way that some parts of the US do. There's definitely a cultural difference.

  3. Masako Suzuki:

    It's violating their constitutional rights and also international conventions, because it's infringement of their right to have a family life.

  4. William Pitt:

    Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.

  5. Shen Changyu:

    China has some problems and we are stepping up efforts to fix them. But meanwhile, IP infringement is a global problem that exists in every country, every country should try to improve their business environment and fix their problems, instead of window dressing themselves.

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