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aborts

verb
present tense third-person singular of abort

Synonyms & Antonyms of aborts

to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to)
  • had to abort the mission to Mars when they lost contact with the satellite

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“Aborts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/aborts. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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