Infarction vs. Infraction

Infarction vs. Infraction — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Infarction and Infraction

Infarctionnoun

(pathology) The process which causes an infarct.

Infractionnoun

(legal) A minor offence, petty crime

Infarctionnoun

(pathology) An infarct.

Infractionnoun

a violation; breach

Infarctionnoun

localized necrosis resulting from obstruction of the blood supply

Infractionnoun

(ice hockey) A major violation of rules which leads to a penalty, if detected by the referee.

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Infractionnoun

a crime less serious than a felony