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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.
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.
But this crude outlaw was not satisfied with merely rescuing the girl, he must needs mete out justice to her noble abductor and collect in full the toll of blood which alone can atone for the insult and violence done her.
Until dark the Englishman searched the nearby jungle for a trace of the missing one or a sign of the trail of her abductor.
Neither the wealth of her father and mother, or all the powerful resources of the great republic were able to wrest the secret of her whereabouts from the inscrutable desert that had swallowed her and her 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.
The man, a resident of Buffer Zone, told his wife that the abductors are forcing him to get married to a woman.
A high-ranking government officer from Port Qasim who was kidnapped by unidentified men three days ago has been freed after his abductors forced him to get married to an unnamed girl while he was in captivity, according to Express News.
KOHAT -- DPO Kohat Majeed Khan Marwat on Thursday rewarded police team for recovering first-year female student from custody of abductors in Shakardara Tehseel of Kohat.
KOHAT: Kohat District Police Officer (DPO) Majeed Khan Marwat on Thursday rewarded a police team for recovering a first-year female student from the custody of abductors in Shakardara tehsil of Kohat.
In an intelligence and operational measure, Quds Base forces have managed to free an engineer of Jahad Nasr company who was transferred by abductors to one of the border provinces of the neighboring country (of Afghanistan)," General Marani was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency on Sunday.
action=clickandmodule=Top%20Storiesandpgtype=HomepageNew York Timesclaims that relations between the two countries soured after Pakistan refused to give access to the United States to one of the abductors of the American-Canadian couple, who were recovered earlier in October.