unseal

verb un·seal \ ˌən-ˈsēl \
Updated on: 21 May 2018

Definition of unseal

: to break or remove the seal of : open

Examples of unseal in a Sentence

  1. The court unsealed the documents in the Douglas trial today.

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First Known Use of unseal

12th century

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UNSEAL Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of unseal for English Language Learners

  • : to open (something) by breaking or removing a seal


UNSEAL Defined for Kids

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verb un·seal \ ˌən-ˈsēl \

Definition of unseal for Students

unsealed; unsealing
: to break or remove the seal of : open


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