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English definition of “abductor”

abductor

noun [C] (PERSON)    /æbˈdʌk.tər/ US  /-tɚ/
a person who makes someone go somewhere with them, especially using threats or violence: She was tortured by her abductors. It is thought that the woman might have known her abductor.Murderers and attackers
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