- (past of, abort)
- Brought forth prematurely.
- (biology) Rendered abortive or sterile; undeveloped; checked in normal development at a very early stage; as, spines are aborted branches.
- "The eyes of the cirripeds are more or less in their mature state." -Owen.
Etymology: Derivative of abort
- French: avorté
- Italian: terminato
- Spanish: abortado
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