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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Carrying away of a person against his will, or illegally.

Usage examples (24)
  • Fear of abduction made the millionaire hire body guards for her daughter.
  • The word abduction brought a blink and a deep swallow.
  • It uses a technique called abduction, which is like deduction in reverse.
  • And abduction is rare, but assorted “interference” — disturbingly common. for more
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