unassociated

adjective
un·​as·​so·​ci·​at·​ed | \ ˌən-ə-ˈsō-shē-ˌā-təd How to pronounce unassociated (audio) , -sē- \

Definition of unassociated

: not connected or related to someone or something : not associated a student unassociated with any groups unassociated thoughts symptoms unassociated with the disease

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Recent Examples on the Web So why are these two unassociated objects pulsating in sync? Popular Science, "These two celestial bodies share a heartbeat, puzzling scientists," 24 Aug. 2020 Some of our readers aren't bothered by child cases like these any more than a trial that is unassociated with children. Redbook, "Results of the Great Mom Debate: Do You Follow Child Tragedies Like the Caylee Anthony Case?," 29 June 2011 The unassociated body parts were sent home and placed in two caskets that would be buried beneath a large tombstone bearing the nine names of those unaccounted for, Stubbe said. Michael E. Ruane, chicagotribune.com, "Marked dead in Vietnam, Marine endures a long journey back to life," 8 July 2017 The unassociated body parts were sent home and placed in two caskets that would be buried beneath a large tombstone bearing the nine names of those unaccounted for, Stubbe said. Michael E. Ruane, Washington Post, "‘Killed’ in Vietnam and buried with comrades, one Marine returned from the dead," 8 July 2017

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First Known Use of unassociated

1709, in the meaning defined above

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“Unassociated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unassociated. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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