|v. t.||1.||To take away surreptitiously by force; to carry away (a human being) wrongfully and usually by violence; to kidnap.|
|2.||To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position.|
|Verb||1.||abduct - take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom; "The industrialist's son was kidnapped"|
|2.||abduct - pull away from the body; "this muscle abducts"|
adduct - draw a limb towards the body; "adduct the thigh muscle"