unlinked

adjective
un·​linked | \ˌən-ˈliŋ(k)t \

Definition of unlinked 

: not belonging to the same genetic linkage group unlinked genes

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But the two cannot be unlinked: A law’s effects on the budget can only be forecast if analysts make assumptions on how that law changes people’s behavior. Jim Drinkard, The Seattle Times, "AP FACT CHECK: US debt is not made in China," 3 July 2017 But the two cannot be unlinked: A law’s effects on the budget can only be forecast if analysts make assumptions on how that law changes people’s behavior. Washington Post, "AP FACT CHECK: US debt is not made in China," 3 July 2017

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1966, in the meaning defined above

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unlinked

adjective
un·​linked | \-ˈliŋ(k)t \

Medical Definition of unlinked 

: not belonging to the same genetic linkage group unlinked genes

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