Meaning of “infringement” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “infringement” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"infringement" in Business English

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infringementnoun [ C or U ]

/ɪnˈfrɪndʒmənt/ uk us LAW

an action that is against a law, an agreement, etc.:

infringement of sth The report argues that the penalty for online infringement of copyright should be increased.
an infringement claim/lawsuit
copyright/patent/trademark infringement

(Definition of “infringement” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)