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verb un·close \ˌən-ˈklōz\

Definition of unclose

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  open

  3. 2 :  disclose, reveal

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to become opened

Examples of unclose in a Sentence

  1. one nurse closed the window in my room, and a minute later another nurse unclosed it

First Known Use of unclose

14th century



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