ransom

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someone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom) abductor , kidnaper , kidnapper , snatcher
10th day of Dhu'l-Hijja; all Muslims attend a service in the mosques and those who are not pilgrims perform a ritual slaughter of a sheep (commemorating God's ransom of Abraham's son from sacrifice) and give at least a third of the meat to charity Feast of Sacrifice , Id al-Adha
ransom, person held for hostage
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