unclip

verb
un·​clip | \ˌən-ˈklip \
unclipped; unclipping

Definition of unclip 

transitive verb

: to detach or unfasten from a clip unclip a rope

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Tie off the ends with a clear elastic, and unclip the rest of your hair. Rachel Epstein, Marie Claire, "Here's Exactly How to Create This Insanely Cool Coachella Braid," 21 Apr. 2018 To finish, unclip the top half of the hair and backcomb to create volume. Tara Lamont-djite, Harper's BAZAAR, "How to Get Kate Moss' '60s-Inspired Bouffant," 11 June 2014

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First Known Use of unclip

1874, in the meaning defined above

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