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abduct

verb [T] uk   /æbˈdʌkt/ us  

abduct verb [T] (TAKE A PERSON)

to force someone to go somewhere with you, often using threats or violence: The company director was abducted from his car by terrorists.

abduct verb [T] (MOVE BODY PART)

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.
Translations of “abduct”
in Spanish raptar, secuestrar…
in French enlever…
in German entführen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 綁架, 劫持, 誘拐…
in Russian похищать…
in Turkish zorla kaçırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绑架, 劫持, 诱拐…
in Polish porwać, uprowadzić…
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