INFECTION MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Infection Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The state of being infected; contamination by morbific particles; the result of infecting influence; a prevailing disease; epidemic.
  2. (n.) That which infects, or causes the communicated disease; any effluvium, miasm, or pestilential matter by which an infectious disease is caused.
  3. (n.) The act or process of infecting.
  4. (n.) Contamination by illegality, as in cases of contraband goods; implication.
  5. (n.) That which taints or corrupts morally; as, the infection of vicious principles.
  6. (n.) Sympathetic communication of like qualities or emotions; influence.


Synonyms:
Contagion, Transmission,

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