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Definition of unrelinquished

: not relinquished

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First Known Use of unrelinquished

1762, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unrelinquished

un- entry 1 + relinquished, past participle of relinquish

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“Unrelinquished.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unrelinquished. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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