abductor definition

  • noun:
    • One, including a kidnapper, whom abducts.
    • Anatomy A muscle that attracts a body part, including a finger, supply, or toe, out of the midline of body or of an extremity.
    • a person who abducts.
    • A muscle which serves to draw a component out, or form the median line of the human body.
    • person who or what abducts.
    • an individual who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)
    • a muscle that attracts a body component from the median range

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