inflictions

infliction

[in-flik-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act of inflicting.
2.
something inflicted, as punishment or suffering.

Origin:
1525–35; < Late Latin inflīctiōn- (stem of inflīctiō). See inflict, -ion

preinfliction, noun
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infliction

noun
1. the act of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo) [syn: imposition
2. an act causing pain or damage 
3. something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness; "washing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer"; "a bit of a bother"; "he's not a friend, he's an infliction" [syn: annoyance
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