What does the word lesion mean?

Usage examples for lesion

  1. But when once the lesion to the national honour has been ascertained, appraised and duly exhibited by those persons whose place in the national economy it is to look after all that sort of thing, the common man will be found nowise behindhand about resenting the evil usage of which he so, by force of interpretation, has been a victim. – An Inquiry Into The Nature Of Peace And The Terms Of Its Perpetuation by Thorstein Veblen