uninstall
transitive verb Date: 1985 to remove (software) from a computer system especially by using a specially designed program

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  • uninstall — ¦ənˌ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + install : to remove (software) from a computer system especially by using a program specially designed to do so uninstall the browser …   Useful english dictionary

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  • uninstall — verb To completely remove hardware or software from a computer system. See Also: uninstallation …   Wiktionary

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  • uninstall — (also uninstal) verb (uninstalls or uninstals, uninstalling, uninstalled) remove (an application or file) from a computer. Derivatives uninstaller noun …   English new terms dictionary

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