unobstructed

adjective
un·​ob·​struct·​ed | \ ˌən-əb-ˈstrək-təd How to pronounce unobstructed (audio) , -äb-\

Definition of unobstructed

: clear or free from obstructions or obstacles : not obstructed an unobstructed view of the river

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But with Leonard with the Clippers now and the road to a berth in the Finals unobstructed, Philly has to be second-guessing how things went down with Butler. Nick Talbot, ExpressNews.com, "Writers’ Roundtable: Breaking down the Spurs free agent signings," 6 July 2019 The scenic view, bordered by glittering dark blue water, is Webber’s unobstructed front-row seat for the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular on Thursday night. Alison Kuznitz, BostonGlobe.com, "Anchored on the Charles, awaiting the big show," 3 July 2019 And that late in the day, many viewing locations will be shadowed by mountains and hills, making finding an unobstructed viewing location all the more challenging. The Washington Post, The Mercury News, "A 6,000-mile path will experience a total solar eclipse next week. The display won’t be easy to see.," 26 June 2019 With its unobstructed waterfront location, these are probably operating at about the best capacity factor that's possible in New York City. John Timmer, Ars Technica, "Bikes, bowling balls, and the delicate balancing act that is modern recycling," 31 Dec. 2018 Plan your trip For unobstructed views, star enthusiasts can head to either the South Rim or North Rim areas of the park. Nneka Okona, National Geographic, "The Grand Canyon is now a Dark Sky Park—here’s why that matters," 20 June 2019 Larger groups can host a baseball experience inside the hotel’s skybox which has unobstructed views of the field facing home plate, accommodates up to 30 people, and has 18 stadium seats. Danielle Braff, BostonGlobe.com, "Hotels that fit baseball fans like a glove," 18 June 2019 The glass ledge extends 4 feet out from the 103rd floor of Willis Tower — formerly Sears Tower — allowing an unobstructed view to the street below. Cnn.com Wire Service, The Mercury News, "Sudden cracks in glass observation ledge terrify tourists 1,300 feet up," 13 June 2019 The island provides a lookout location over the entire carrier flight deck, offering a top-down, unobstructed view. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "Watch the Future Carrier USS Kennedy Get Its Island," 3 June 2019

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The first known use of unobstructed was in 1648

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