The act of terminating a project or procedure before it is completed (synset 100035660)
"I wasted a year of my life working on an abort"; "he sent a short message requesting an abort due to extreme winds in the area"
Terminate before completion (synset 200354493)
"abort the mission"; "abort the process running on my computer"
Cease development, die, and be aborted (synset 200059834)
"an aborting fetus"
Terminate a pregnancy by undergoing an abortion (synset 200059670)
entail: conceive - become pregnant; undergo conceptionhyponym: miscarry - suffer a miscarriage
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