unsling

verb un·sling \ ˌən-ˈsliŋ \

Definition of unsling

unslung play \ˌən-ˈsləŋ\; unslinging play \ˌən-ˈsliŋ-iŋ\
: to remove from being slung
  • unslung the carbine

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1630

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