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abductor

[ab′dək·tər]
(physiology)
Any muscle that draws a part of the body or an extremity away from the body axis.
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At the same instant a dozen red warriors leaped from the entrance of a nearby ersite palace, pursuing the abductor with naked swords and shouts of rageful warning.
So once more Tarzan of the Apes with his hideous pack took up his search for the ape-man's son and the pursuit of his abductor.
Scarce had the body touched the pavement when the Gatholian was upon the back of the dead warrior's mount, and galloping swiftly down the avenue after the diminishing figures of Tara and her abductor, the sounds of the fight waning in the distance as he pursued his quarry along the avenue that passes the palace of O-Tar and leads to The Gate of Enemies.
Even poor Nobs appeared dejected as we quit the compound and set out upon the well-marked spoor of the abductor.
Norman of Torn sprang to the door, and, reckless of his unarmored condition, leaped to Sir Mortimer's back and spurred swiftly in the direction taken by the girl and her abductor.
Then I turned and looked back to see two great reptiles tear my abductor asunder and devour him on the spot.
Until dark the Englishman searched the nearby jungle for a trace of the missing one or a sign of the trail of her abductor.
Only the fact that the spoor of Teeka and her abductor was obliterated found lodgment in his thoughts.
It was such things, however, which helped to identify to Tarzan and to Taug the appearance of the abductor, and with his individual scent characteristic already indelibly impressed upon their memories, they were in a far better position to know him when they came upon him, even should he have disposed of Teeka before, than is a modern sleuth with his photographs and Bertillon measurements, equipped to recognize a fugitive from civilized justice.
KARACHI, June 1 -- Riaz Lalji, a well known businessman and a close friend of President Asif Ali Zardari, returned to his house on Monday after spending almost 24 hours in the captivity of unidentified abductors.
Police Chief Brigadier General Sardar Mohammad Zazi told Pajhwok Afghan News on Sunday the abductors were arrested in the jurisdiction of 9th police station during a raid on a house where the kidnap victims were kept.
By Philip Thon Aleu July 7, 2009 (BOR TOWN) -- A thirteen year-old boy abducted in March 2009 officially rejoined parents Monday after showing a false cooperation to abductors of Pibor County.