Definition of 'abort'
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If there is a risk of civilian casualties, the operation is aborted. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That flight was also aborted on take-off when the left engine caught fire. The Sun (2015)
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Used Occasionally. abort is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'abort'
British English: abort VERB
If an unborn baby is aborted, the pregnancy is ended deliberately and the baby is not born alive.
Her lover walked out on her after she had aborted their child.
Definition of abort from the Collins English Dictionary
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