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1. abduction

noun. ['æbˈdʌkʃən, əbˈdʌkʃən'] the criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force a family member; if a man's wife is abducted it is a crime against the family relationship and against the wife.

Synonyms

  • seizure

Antonyms

  • nonmoving
  • immobility

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Words that Rhyme with Abduction

  • reintroduction
  • reconstruction
  • deconstruction
  • overproduction
  • reproduction
  • introduction
  • construction
  • obstruction
  • instruction
  • destruction
  • conduction
  • seduction
  • reduction
  • production
  • induction
  • deduction
  • suction

Example sentences of the word abduction


1. Noun, singular or mass
Hip or leg abduction occurs when you move your leg out to the side.

2. abduction

noun. ['æbˈdʌkʃən, əbˈdʌkʃən'] (physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis of the body.

Synonyms

  • motion
  • motility
  • move

Antonyms

  • opening
  • retreat
  • boo
  • moving
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