Focus on the pronunciation of abort
English definition of “abort”
› [T] to stop an activity before it begins or before it is complete: abort a test/trial/plan We were forced to abort the test as a result of technical problems.abort a launch/merger/deal Money has been wasted on aborted deals.
› [I or T] IT to stop a computer process before it is complete: abort a program/command/operation This command tells the server to abort the previous FTP service command. If the file is not present, the script will abort.