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English definition of “abduct”

abduct

verb [T] (MOVE BODY PART)    /æbˈdʌkt/
specialized medical to move a part of the body away from the central part of the body or away from another body part : Listen for a clicking sound as the child's hips are abducted.Direction of motionPoints of the compass
(Definition of abduct verb (MOVE BODY PART) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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