unplaced

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adjective un·placed \ ˌən-ˈplāst \

Definition of unplaced

1 :not placed :not having a definite or assigned place
  • taxonomically unplaced organisms
2 :not finishing in one of the first three places in a horse race

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First Known Use of unplaced

circa 1527


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