unbolt

verb
un·bolt | \ˌən-ˈbōlt \
unbolted; unbolting; unbolts

Definition of unbolt 

transitive verb

: to open or unfasten by withdrawing a bolt

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Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 14 Mar. 2018 Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 14 Mar. 2018 Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 14 Mar. 2018 Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 14 Mar. 2018 Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 14 Mar. 2018 Two minutes after the last 2014 truck rolled off the line on August 24, skilled workers who'd been positioned nearby on the floor began unbolting equipment to be carted out. Josh Dean, Popular Mechanics, "How Ford's Largest Truck Factory Was Completely Overhauled in 8 Weeks," 14 May 2015 Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 14 Mar. 2018 Nearly every piece will be unbolted, inspected, repaired if necessary, cleaned, repainted and put in working order. Janet Mcconnaughey, Fox News, "National WW2 Museum renovating 1943 home front fire truck," 11 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of unbolt

1581, in the meaning defined above

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