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unclog

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1 to make passage through (something) possible by removing obstructions
  • unclog a bathroom drain with a cleaner

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2 to free from obstruction or difficulty
  • unclog the way for more people to take advantage of the government program

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The first known use of unclog was circa 1616

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“Unclog.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unclog. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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