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Definition of Abduct

Abduct
Abduct Ab*duct", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Abducted; p. pr. & vb. n. Abducting.] [L. abductus, p. p. of abducere. See Abduce.] 1. To take away surreptitiously by force; to carry away (a human being) wrongfully and usually by violence; to kidnap. 2. To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position.

Meaning of Abduct from wikipedia

- Abduction may refer to: Alien abduction, memories of being taken by apparently nonhuman entities from a different planet Bride kidnapping, a practice...
- Alien abduction, sometimes also called abduction phenomenon, alien abduction syndrome or UFO abduction, is a personally held belief in which the alleged...
- Abducted may refer to: Abducted: The Carlina White Story, 2012 American film Abducted (2013 film), directed by Glen Scantlebury & Lucy Phillips Abducted...
- Abductive reasoning (also called abduction, abductive inference, or retroduction) is a form of logical inference which starts with an observation or set...
- Child abduction or child theft is the unauthorized removal of a minor (a child under the age of legal adulthood) from the custody of the child's natural...
- The Pascagoula Abduction is an alleged UFO sighting and alien abduction said to have occurred in 1973 when co-workers Charles Hickson and Calvin Parker...
- Abductor may refer to: Abductor, someone performing a kidnapping (abduction) Abductor muscle, a muscle which draws a limb away from the median plane of...
- anatomy, the abductor pollicis longus (APL) is one of the extrinsic muscles of the hand. As the name implies, its major function is to abduct the thumb at...
- Abduction of the wrist is also called radial deviation. For example, raising the arms up, such as when tightrope-walking, is an example of abduction at...
- Abducted in Plain Sight, also known as Forever B, is a 2017 true crime do****entary film directed by Skye Borgman. The do****entary covers the kidnappings...
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