Definition of Infraction

1. Noun. A crime less serious than a felony.




Definition of Infraction

1. n. The act of infracting or breaking; breach; violation; nonobservance; infringement; as, an infraction of a treaty, compact, rule, or law.

Definition of Infraction

1. Noun. (legal) A minor offence, petty crime ¹

2. Noun. a violation; breach ¹

3. Noun. (ice hockey) A major violation of rules which leads to a penalty, if detected by the referee. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Infraction

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Infraction

1. A fracture; especially one without displacement. Synonym: infracture. Origin: L. Infractio, a breaking, fr. Infringere, to break (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Infraction

infraclavicular part of brachial plexus
infraclavicular triangle
infraclinoid aneurysm
infraclusion
infracohort
infracohorts
infracortical
infracostal
infracostal line
infracotyloid
infracristal
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infraction (current term)
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infracture
infradentale
infradian
infradiaphragmatic
infraduction
infraduodenal fossa
infrageneric
infraglenoid
infraglenoid tubercle
infraglenoid tuberosity

Literary usage of Infraction

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1. Elements of International Law by Henry Wheaton (1866)
"He may waive or remit the infraction committed, or he may demand a just ... Disputes respecting its Wuch, their meaning or alleged infraction may be ..."

2. A Treatise on the Law of Damages: Embracing an Elementary Exposition of the by Jabez Gridley Sutherland (1893)
"Continuous breach of contracts or infraction ol rights not an entirety. A continuous breach of contract or infraction of a right is not an entirety. ..."

3. The Chinese War: An Account of All the Operations of the British Forces from by John Ouchterlony (1844)
"Sir Henry Pottinger's notification—Navigation of the Canton river—infraction of the armistice—Smuggling—The Ner- budda transport—Springing a leak—Bold ..."

4. A History of the Inquisition of Spain by Henry Charles Lea (1906)
"... were not to be arrested save in cases of grave and notorious infraction of inquisitorial rights.1 The Concordia did not bring concord. ..."

5. History of the Hartford Convention: With a Review of the Policy of the by Theodore Dwight (1833)
"The infraction of the judiciary authority and rights, by depriving judges of their offices in violation of the constitution. " Fourthly. ..."

6. Scotland by Walter Scott, Mayo Williamson Hazeltine (1899)
"Robert determines to break the Truce under Charges of infraction by England—Edward III. assembles his Army at York, with a formidable Body of ..."

7. Scotland by Walter Scott, Mayo Williamson Hazeltine (1901)
"Robert determines to break the Truce under Charges of infraction by England—Edward III. assembles his Army at York, with a formidable Body of ..."

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