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abduce (verb), abduces; abduced; abducing
1. To lead or to draw away by some act or a persuasion: The Pied Piper was able to abduce the children to run away from home.
The ditch abduces the flood water off the street.
The children were abduced from the proximity of the barking dog by their teacher.
The woman saved the kitten's life using a bowl of milk when she abduced it to move from the ledge of the window.2. To draw away or to move away from a median plane: The doctor had to abduce Sarah's right arm from its mid plane to the side and back again.
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