unowned

adjective
un·​owned | \ˌən-ˈōnd \

Definition of unowned 

: not owned unowned property

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Tom Szczerbowski / Getty Images This is the second Waiver Wire column of the season, and the White Sox will continue batting 1.000 in leading off our weekly look at the most intriguing among the game’s widely unowned players. Michael Beller, SI.com, "Reynaldo Lopez Highlights the Waiver Wire," 6 Apr. 2018 On Wednesday, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals relocated 100 unowned shelter animals from the big county shelter in Doral to an emergency shelter in Duncan, South Carolina. Connie Ogle, miamiherald, "How the Miami Heat helped save these puppies from euthanization after Hurricane Irma," 15 Sep. 2017

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1611, in the meaning defined above

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