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hijacking in Crime topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhijackinghi‧jack‧ing /ˈhaɪdʒækɪŋ/ noun 🔊 🔊 1 [countable, uncountable]SCCTTA the use of violence or threats to take control of a plane 🔊 the recent series of airplane hijackings2 [uncountable]SCCTTC the act of stealing goods from vehicles
Examples from the Corpus
hijackingOne person was killed during the hijacking.