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in·fringe·ment

infringement

 
pronunciation:
ihn frinj mnt
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a violation or breaking, as of a law, rule, or contract.
If you do work for that company, it will represent an infringement of your contract with us.
similar words:
breach, violation
definition 2: an encroachment, as on a right or privilege.
The plagiarizer was sued by the author for copyright infringement.
similar words:
invasion
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