unharness

verb
un·​har·​ness | \ˌən-ˈhär-nəs \
unharnessed; unharnessing; unharnesses

Definition of unharness 

transitive verb

: to remove a harness from unharness a horse

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If unharnessed, this planetary face-off could result in unpleasant power struggles. Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure, "What This Week's Horoscope Means for You," 14 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of unharness

1562, in the meaning defined above

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