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    • The work or procedure of imposing or meting…
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    • And, where intentional infliction is largely…
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    • "The infliction of cruelty with a…"
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infliction definition

  • noun:
    • The work or procedure of imposing or meting out anything unpleasant.
    • anything, such as for instance punishment, that's inflicted.
    • The work of inflicting or something like that inflicted; an imposition
    • The work of inflicting or imposing.
    • That which is inflicted or enforced, as punishment, disgrace, disaster, etc.
    • The work of inflicting or imposing: as, the infliction of punishment.
    • whatever is inflicted; struggling or discipline enforced.
    • the work of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo)
    • something or some body that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness
    • an act causing pain or harm
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