Unlink Un*link", v. t. [1st pref. un- + link.] To separate or undo, as links; to uncoil; to unfasten. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • unlink — [unliŋk′] vt. 1. to unfasten the links of (a chain, etc.) 2. to separate (things linked together) …   English World dictionary

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  • unlink — /un lingk /, v.t. 1. to separate the links of (a chain, linked bracelet, watchband, etc.); unfasten. 2. to detach or separate by or as if by undoing one or more connecting links: to unlink hands. v.i. 3. to become detached. [1590 1600; UN 2 +… …   Universalium

  • unlink — un•link [[t]ʌnˈlɪŋk[/t]] v. t. 1) to separate the links of (a chain, bracelet, etc.); unfasten 2) to detach or release as if by undoing a link or links: to unlink hands[/ex] 3) to become detached …   From formal English to slang

  • unlink — Date: 1600 transitive verb to unfasten the links of ; separate, disconnect intransitive verb to become detached …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unlink — verb a) To decouple an item; to remove a link; to delink. b) To delete a file …   Wiktionary

  • unlink — verb separate; detach …   English new terms dictionary

  • unlink — un·link …   English syllables

  • unlink — /ʌnˈlɪŋk/ (say un lingk) verb (t) 1. to separate the links of (a chain, etc.). 2. to detach from being linked; to separate or detach by, or as by, undoing a connecting link. –verb (i) 3. to become unlinked. {un 2 + link1} …   Australian English dictionary

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