infraction of rule


infraction of rule
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  • Infraction — as a general term means a violation of a rule or local ordinance or regulation, promise or obligation.United States lawAn Infraction in legal sense is a summary offence, or petty violation of the law less serious than a misdemeanor, and usually… …   Wikipedia

  • infraction — in‧frac‧tion [ɪnˈfrækʆn] noun [countable, uncountable] when someone breaks a rule or law: • We would like more detailed records of airlines safety infractions. • The next incident or infraction will result in dismissal. * * * infraction UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • Infraction — In*frac tion, n. [L. infractio: cf. F. infraction.] The act of infracting or breaking; breach; violation; nonobservance; infringement; as, an infraction of a treaty, compact, rule, or law. I. Watts. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • infraction — UK [ɪnˈfrækʃ(ə)n] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms infraction : singular infraction plural infractions formal a situation in which someone breaks a law or rule …   English dictionary

  • infraction — in|frac|tion [ınˈfrækʃən] n [U and C] formal [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: infractio, from infringere; INFRINGE] an act of breaking a rule or law infraction of ▪ minor infractions of the rules …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • infraction — in|frac|tion [ ın frækʃən ] noun count or uncount FORMAL a situation in which someone breaks a law or rule …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • infraction — noun (countable, uncountable + of) formal an act of breaking a rule or law …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • infraction — [ɪnˈfrækʃ(ə)n] noun [C/U] formal a situation in which someone breaks a law or a rule …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • infraction — A violation of law, particularly a traffic rule or regulation. Ando v Woodberry, 8 NY2d 165, 203 NYS2d 74, 168 NE2d 520. A breach or violation of a duty, or obligation …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Civil infraction — In common law countries, a civil infraction is a non criminal violation of a rule, ordinance, or regulation.[1] United States law A civil infraction is violation of the law less serious than a misdemeanor, and which usually does not attach… …   Wikipedia