from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To open, as a bottle, by taking out the stopper.


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  • Yagbo was unstopper-ing a flask, bent on pouring its contents into the

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  • He was trying to unstopper one of his little vials, but the tentacles were wrapping about him faster than the stopper was coming loose.

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  • "Better unstopper him and take off the bandages," says I.

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  • When the coffee has stopped flowing, carefully unstopper the flask and raise the filter assembly tube.

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  • Did the unstopper continually check to be sure that sleeping people and animals, especially birds, were still breathing?

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