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1. One, such as a kidnapper, who abducts.
2. Anatomy A muscle that draws a body part, such as a finger, arm, or toe, away from the midline of the body or of an extremity.
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a person who abducts.
any muscle that abducts (opposed to adductor).
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|Noun||1.||abductor - someone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)|
criminal, crook, felon, malefactor, outlaw - someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
|2.||abductor - a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line|
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
musculus abductor digiti minimi manus - the abductor muscle of the little finger
musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis - the abductor muscles of the little toe
musculus abductor hallucis - the abductor muscle of the great toe
musculus abductor pollicis - the abductor muscle of the thumb
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
abductor[æbˈdʌktər] n → ravisseur/euse m/f
child abductor → kidnappeur m (d'enfants)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Entführer(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
abductor[æbˈdʌktəʳ] n → rapitore/trice
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995