(cause sb/sth to) undergo abortion
(cause sth to) end prematurely and unsuccessfully
"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"
"abort the mission"
"abort the process running on my computer"
"an aborting fetus"
If trouble develops on the take-off roll.., it is possible to abort and stop the aircraft.