aborted Meaning, Definition & Usage
verb terminate before completion
- abort the mission
- abort the process running on my computer
verb cease development, die, and be aborted
- an aborting fetus
verb terminate a pregnancy by undergoing an abortion
Brought forth prematurely.
(Biol.) Rendered abortive or sterile; undeveloped; checked in normal development at a very early stage; as, spines are. abortedbranches
The eyes of the cirripeds are more or less aborted in their mature state. Owen.
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