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Abductor

Abductor Meaning & Definition
Abductor Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Abductor?

[n] a muscle that draws a part away from the median line
[n] someone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)

Synonyms | Synonyms for Abductor: abductor muscle | kidnapper | snatcher

Related Terms | Find terms related to Abductor:

See Also | captor | capturer | criminal | crimp | crimper | crook | felon | malefactor | musculus abductor digiti minimi manus | musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis | musculus abductor hallucis | musculus abductor pollicis | outlaw | seizer | shanghaier | skeletal muscle

Abductor In Webster's Dictionary

\Ab*duc"tor\, n. [NL.] 1. One who abducts. 2. (Anat.) A muscle which serves to draw a part out, or form the median line of the body; as, the abductor oculi, which draws the eye outward.

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