unakin

adjective
un·​akin | \ ˌən-ə-ˈkin How to pronounce unakin (audio) \

Definition of unakin

: not akin : unrelated usually used in the phrase not unakin to… they would be spectacular achievements in scientific research, not unakin to [=not unlike] the discovery of the Higgs Boson …— Dana Smith

First Known Use of unakin

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Unakin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unakin. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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