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hijacking

Definition/Scope: Unlawful seizure or exercise of control over vehicle in transit, or its contents, by the use of violence or treat of violence.



Broader Terms:

theft

Narrower Terms:

aircraft hijacking
bus hijacking
cargo hijacking
ship piracy
train hijacking

Related Terms:

homeland security
kidnapping
terrorism
vehicle theft


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