a purported experience in which a person claims to have been taken away by extraterrestrial beings; also called UFO abduction
There are many publications on ways to prevent becoming a victim of alien abduction.
See the wildest explanations—from an alien abduction to a fake identity—for her disappearance.
8 Crazy Conspiracy Theories About Aviator Amelia Earhart’s Demise Jake Heller March 20, 2012
Most of them are focused on Kennedy’s supposed knowledge of or interest in aliens and alien abduction.
Who Really Killed JFK? Experts Pick the Wildest Conspiracy Theories Thomas Flynn November 19, 2013
- Alien and sedition acts
alien and sedition acts A series of laws, passed during the presidency of John Adams at the end of the eighteenth century, that sought to restrict the public activities of political radicals who sympathized with the French Revolution and criticized Adams’s Federalist policies. In response to the Alien and Sedition Acts, James Madison and Thomas […]
- Alien to
a resident born in or belonging to another country who has not acquired citizenship by naturalization (distinguished from ). a foreigner. a person who has been estranged or excluded. a creature from outer space; . residing under a government or in a country other than that of one’s birth without having or obtaining the status […]
capable of being sold or transferred. Historical Examples It should be mentioned that not every part of territory is alienable by the owner-State. International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2) Lassa Francis Oppenheim The first or lowest consisted of villains in gross, who were alienable at pleasure. Thoughts On The Necessity Of Improving The […]
the state of being an . the legal status of an . Historical Examples You are ready enough to inflict on the Irish Roman Catholic all the evils of alienage. The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 4 (of 4) Thomas Babington Macaulay The laws of alienage cannot apply to an artificial person, […]