Abduced
Abduce Ab*duce", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Abduced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abducing}.] [L. abducere to lead away; ab + ducere to lead. See {Duke}, and cf. {Abduct}.] To draw or conduct away; to withdraw; to draw to a different part. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

If we abduce the eye unto either corner, the object will not duplicate. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]


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