Example sentences for: abduction

How can you use “abduction” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Corporate downsizing is neither as terrible nor as rare as stranger abduction, but the two phenomena share some characteristics.

  • The technique for groin/femoral/inguinal temperature readings involved gentle slight abduction of the patient's leg, location of the femoral pulse, placement of the sheathed thermometer on and lateral to the pulse site, and slight adducting of the leg to create a seal [ 23 34 ] .

  • In the Gulf state of Bahrain, the daily al-Ayyam said that Ocalan's abduction boded ill for Osama bin Laden, America's most wanted man.

  • These were shoulder pain at rest, range of active motion abduction and flexion, shoulder pain on motion, hand to neck, hand to scapula, isometric shoulder endurance, neck rotation, hand grip strength, flexibility of the low back and hamstrings using the sit-and-reach method, chair test (number of times a subject could stand up in a minute), and a six-minute walk.

  • The NYT lead spends a good deal of ink high up addressing the question of whether or not Israel helped carry out Ocalan's abduction, but waits until the last sentence of the piece--at the end of the 34th paragraph--to state the Clinton administration's denial of involvement.


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