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

  • transitive v. To untwist the strands of (a rope).
  • intransitive v. To untwist.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To untwist.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To untwist.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Nautical, to untwist, as the strands of a rope.

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