Meaning of infrastructure

in•fra•struc•ture

Pronunciation: (in'fru-struk"chur), [key]
— n.
  1. the basic, underlying framework or features of a system or organization.
  2. the fundamental facilities and systems serving a country, city, or area, as transportation and communication systems, power plants, and schools.
  3. the military installations of a country.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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