uncoiled

adjective
un·coiled | \ ˌən-ˈkȯi(-ə)ld \

Definition of uncoiled 

: not coiled

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To manage this, the team put an electrolyte in a gel and used a conducting (but uncoiled) nanotube yarn as the electrode. John Timmer, Ars Technica, "Carbon nanotube “yarn” generates electricity when stretched," 24 Aug. 2017 Scientists believe these flat, uncoiled sections make prions lethal to brain cells. Mark Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "In tracking a lethal family of diseases that threatens humans and animals, scientists have become the hunters," 6 July 2017

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First Known Use of uncoiled

1713, in the meaning defined above

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