Etymology
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abduct (v.)

"to kidnap," 1834, probably a back-formation from abduction; also compare abduce, the earlier verb, which has a more abstract sense. Related: Abducted; abducting.

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Definitions of abduct

abduct (v.)
take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom;
Synonyms: kidnap / nobble / snatch
abduct (v.)
pull away from the body;
this muscle abducts
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