unlinked

adjective
un·​linked | \ ˌən-ˈliŋ(k)t How to pronounce unlinked (audio) \

Definition of unlinked

: not belonging to the same genetic linkage group unlinked genes

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Recent Examples on the Web That could pose privacy concerns for users who want their activity on an unlinked Instagram account isolated from their prime Facebook profile. Wired, "On Instagram, 'Unlink Account' Won't Unlink You From Facebook," 28 Aug. 2019 The bank’s expansion are not unlinked to the rise of tech. Roland Li, SFChronicle.com, "SF office rents soar to fresh record amid supply crunch," 3 July 2019 A decade ago, both European and U.S. stocks became unlinked from Chinese ones during periods of turmoil in China. Jon Sindreu, WSJ, "Investors’ Best Option: Keep Faith in U.S. Stocks," 21 Jan. 2019 There are various reasons those are unlinked, Bourgeois said. Janet Mcconnaughey, The Seattle Times, "New Louisiana Film Trail website; state plans more," 4 Sep. 2018 The bank’s expansion are not unlinked to the rise of tech. Roland Li, SFChronicle.com, "SF office rents soar to fresh record amid supply crunch," 3 July 2019 A decade ago, both European and U.S. stocks became unlinked from Chinese ones during periods of turmoil in China. Jon Sindreu, WSJ, "Investors’ Best Option: Keep Faith in U.S. Stocks," 21 Jan. 2019 There are various reasons those are unlinked, Bourgeois said. Janet Mcconnaughey, The Seattle Times, "New Louisiana Film Trail website; state plans more," 4 Sep. 2018 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

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First Known Use of unlinked

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Unlinked.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unlinked. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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unlinked

adjective
un·​linked | \ -ˈliŋ(k)t How to pronounce unlinked (audio) \

Medical Definition of unlinked

: not belonging to the same genetic linkage group unlinked genes

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