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Definition of infamy:

  1. A quality which exposes to disgrace; extreme baseness or vileness; as, the infamy of an action.
  2. That loss of character, or public disgrace, which a convict incurs, and by which he is at common law rendered incompetent as a witness.
  3. Total loss of reputation; public disgrace; dishonor; ignominy; indignity.


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