Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To dismantle, take apart, or demolish; raze.
  • intransitive v. To dismantle something built.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To dismantle or deconstruct (something previously built).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To demolish; to raze.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To demolish, as that which is built; raze; destroy.

Etymologies

un- +‎ build (Wiktionary)

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