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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.
Until dark the Englishman searched the nearby jungle for a trace of the missing one or a sign of the trail of her abductor. But though the spoor left by the fifty frightful men, unversed in woodcraft as they were, would have been as plain to the densest denizen of the jungle as a city street to the Englishman, yet he crossed and recrossed it twenty times without observing the slightest indication that many men had passed that way but a few short hours since.
"He is the abductor. It seems that they both missed the train from Liverpool Street, and Mr.
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.
According to media reports, the Estate agent Mohammad Arif was abducted from defence 5 Toheed commercial on August 31 while his video being tortured by abductors went viral.
Amarizu said, 'we are on the trail of his abductors who allegedly kidnapped him from his farm axis.
According to unconfirmed reports, one of the abductors is the child's father.
A report from the PNP-AKG said Chen's abductors demanded RMB 90,000 (approximately P680,000) from the victim's wife through bank transfer for his release.
KARACHI -- Karachi police on Monday recovered a trader belonging to Kotri district of Sindh province and arrested two of his abductors from Karachi, media reported.
TANK -- Two laborers working in brick kiln have been kidnapped by unknown abductors from Gara Shad area said police on Monday.