noun ab·duc·tion \ab-ˈdək-shən, əb-\

Definition of ABDUCTION

:  the action of abducting :  the condition of being abducted
:  the unlawful carrying away of a woman for marriage or intercourse

Examples of ABDUCTION

  1. <discredited reports of abductions by aliens>

First Known Use of ABDUCTION


Related to ABDUCTION

Other Legal Terms

actionable, alienable, carceral, chattel, complicity, decedent, larceny, malfeasance, modus operandi


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