Thesaurus / abort
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If the NFT thinks the TAGSAM arm is coming down on something dangerous flagged by the hazard map, it will automatically execute an abort burn that moves the spacecraft up and away from the surface.
A NASA SPACECRAFT IS ABOUT TO SCOOP UP SOME ASTEROID RUBBLENEEL PATELOCTOBER 14, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Because the abort was triggered just before the rocket's main RS-68 engines had begun to ignite, the delay before the next launch attempt may be less than a week.
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I've tried my best to abort this big bug, but I can't find anything amiss.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
After we took off and headed for Europe across the Channel there would usually be someone who would abort the mission.
THE BIOGRAPHY OF A RABBITROY BENSON
Some appearances make me think that they abort by becoming confluent with the main petiole.
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Continuous application of equal parts of alcohol and water night and day may abort it.
THE EUGENIC MARRIAGE, VOLUME IV. (OF IV.)GRANT HAGUE
The bruised leaves are used locally in painful affections of the joints and to abort syphilitic buboes and abscesses of all kinds.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
Cows during the first two or three months of gestation are almost sure to abort.
BARIUM, A CAUSE OF THE LOCO-WEED DISEASEALBERT CORNELIUS CRAWFORD
Psychic conditions have been known to induce attacks, and sometimes to abort them or even to cause their disappearance.
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The mother may abort once at the third month, and with the next pregnancy bear a living syphilitic child.
THE THIRD GREAT PLAGUEJOHN H. STOKES
WORDS RELATED TO ABORT
- be alienated from
- break with
- call off
- cast off
- dust off
- forget about
- give up
- have done with
- part from
- part with
- throw over
- wash out
- waste one
- wipe out
- write off
- break off
- break up
- call it a day
- call off
- close out
- cut short
- dispose of
- get done
- give up
- pack it in
- pull the plug
- put the lid on
- sew up
- shut down
- switch off
- top off
- wind up
- wrap up
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