Definition of infection in English:

infection

Line breaks: in|fec¦tion
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈfɛkʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

late Middle English: from late Latin infectio(n-), from Latin inficere 'dip in, taint' (see infect).

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