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kidnapping

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈkɪd.næp.ɪŋ/
an occasion when someone is kidnapped
Translations of “kidnapping”
in Korean 납치…
in Arabic اختِطاف…
in Portuguese sequestro…
in Catalan segrest…
in Japanese 誘かい…
in Italian rapimento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 綁架, 劫持…
in Russian похищение людей…
in Turkish adam kaçırma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绑架, 劫持…
in Polish porwanie, uprowadzenie…
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