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We found 49 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word infection:
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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. infection: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. infection: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. infection: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. infection: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. infection: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. infection: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Infection, infection: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. infection: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. infection: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. infection: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  11. infection: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. infection: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  13. Infection (Babylon 5), Infection (Chicago franchise), Infection (crossover event), Infection (disambiguation), Infection, The Infection: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  14. Infection: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. infection: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  16. infection: Rhymezone [home, info]
  17. infection, infection (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  18. infection: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  19. infection: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  20. infection: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. infection: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  22. infection: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. infection: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  24. infection: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  25. infection: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  26. infection: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. infection: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. infection: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. infection: Webster's New World Hacker Dictionary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (14 matching dictionaries)
  1. Infection: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Infection: AIDSinfo Glossary [home, info]
  3. Infection: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Infection: Merck Manuals [home, info]
  5. infection: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. Infection: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  7. Infection: Scleroderma [home, info]
  8. Infection: KidsHealth Glossary of Medical Words [home, info]
  9. infection: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  10. infection: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  11. infection: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  12. Infection: Rudy's List of Archaic Medical Terms [home, info]
  13. Infection: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  14. infection: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Infection: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Infection: Fishkeeping glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Infection: Dairy Glossary [home, info]
  2. infection: Washington State Definitions and Abbreviations of Vetrinary Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (infection)

noun:  (international law) illegality that taints or contaminates a ship or cargo rendering it liable to seizure
noun:  moral corruption or contamination ("Ambitious men are led astray by an infection that is almost unavoidable")
noun:  an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted
noun:  (medicine) the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms and their multiplication which can lead to tissue damage and disease
noun:  (phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound
noun:  the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
noun:  the communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people ("The infection of his enthusiasm for poetry")

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