un·​fused | \ ˌən-ˈfyüzd How to pronounce unfused (audio) \

Definition of unfused

: not fused: such as
a : not blended by or as if by melting unfused material in a blast furnace
b : not joined Unfused vertebrae in its neck mean it is capable of turning its head through a range of 180 degrees …— Rowan Hooper

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The team also found the Neanderthal child still had several unfused vertebrae. Nicholas St. Fleur, New York Times, "For Neanderthals, Growing Big Brains Took More Time," 21 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of unfused

circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unfused was circa 1775

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miscellaneous remnants or debris

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