un·​oriented | \ "+ \

Definition of unoriented

: not oriented: such as
a : not having a position, direction, and bearing definitely ascertained
b : of, relating to, or being a texture in igneous rock in which the individual crystals lie crisscross in orientation
c : lacking a set goal, purpose, or direction engaged in unoriented study

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First Known Use of unoriented

1931, in the meaning defined above

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“Unoriented.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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