unratified

adjective
un·​ratified | \ "+ \

Definition of unratified

: not ratified

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First Known Use of unratified

1565, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unratified

un- entry 1 + ratified, past participle of ratify

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The first known use of unratified was in 1565

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“Unratified.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unratified. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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