1. [ noun ] (law,criminal law) someone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)
Synonyms: kidnapper snatcher kidnaper
Related terms: criminal captor crimp shanghaier kidnap
2. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) a muscle that draws a part away from the median line
Synonyms: abductor_muscle
Related terms: skeletal_muscle musculus_abductor_hallucis musculus_abductor_digiti_minimi_manus musculus_abductor_pollicis musculus_abductor_digiti_minimi_pedis abduct
Similar spelling:   abduct