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infractionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ɪnˈfræk.ʃən/  us   /ɪnˈfræk.ʃən/ formal
an occasion when someone breaks a rule or law: Any attempt to influence the judges will be seen as an infraction of the rules.
(Definition of infraction from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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infractionnoun [C]

 us   /ɪnˈfræk·ʃən/ fml
a breaking of a rule or law: a minor infraction
(Definition of infraction from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"infraction" in Business English

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infractionnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ɪnˈfrækʃən/ formal LAW
an act of not obeying a rule or law: The candidate had committed an infraction at a previous job. a minor/major/serious infractionan infraction of sth They admitted no previous wrong-doing but promised to refrain from future infractions of securities laws. an immigration/legal/safety infraction
(Definition of infraction from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “infraction”
in Chinese (Simplified) 违规行为, 违法行为…
in Turkish ihlal, bozma, uymama…
in Russian нарушение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 違規行為, 違法行為…
in Polish wykroczenie…
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