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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of terminating a project or procedure before it is completed; v. - Terminate a pregnancy; Cease development; Terminate before completion.

Usage examples (36)
  • abort the mission
  • An abort is defined as more than seven 1s in a row in the datastream.
  • Obviously, to abort is not to receive a get-out-of-jail free card, emotionally or physically.
  • The report says that an abort is unsurvivable if it happens between the 30 and 60 second marks. for more
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