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Infection (IPA: /ˌɪnˈfɛkʃən/)


Infection (n.)

The act or process of infecting.

Infection (n.)

That which infects, or causes the communicated disease; any effluvium, miasm, or pestilential matter by which an infectious disease is caused.

Infection (n.)

The state of being infected; contamination by morbific particles; the result of infecting influence; a prevailing disease; epidemic.

Infection (n.)

That which taints or corrupts morally; as, the infection of vicious principles.

Infection (n.)

Contamination by illegality, as in cases of contraband goods; implication.

Infection (n.)

Sympathetic communication of like qualities or emotions; influence.

Infection

Invasion of a host by disease-causing organisms

Infection

2004 film directed by Masayuki Ochiai

Infection

Episode of Babylon 5 (S1 E4)

Infection

2003 Croatian film directed by Krsto Papić

Infection

Peer-reviewed scientific journal

Infection Synonyms

Contagion, Transmission

Infection Synonyms

Contagion

Infection Rhymes


Flexion, Section

Advection, Affection, Collection, Complexion, Confection, Connection, Convection, Correction, Defection, Detection, Direction, Dissection, Ejection, Election, Erection, Infection, Inflection, Injection, Inspection, Objection, Perfection, Projection, Protection, Reflection, Rejection, Selection

Circumspection, Disaffection, Disconnection, Disinfection, Imperfection, Insurrection, Interjection, Intersection, Introspection, Predilection, Preelection, Recollection, Redirection, Reelection, Reinspection, Resurrection
Interconnection, Overprotection

Spanish Translation

Infection in Spanish is Infección

Tagalog Translation

Infection in Tagalog is Hawa

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Due process is a growth too sturdy to succumb to the infection of the least ingredient of error." - Benjamin N. Cardozo


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