unlatch

unlatch

[uhn-lach]
verb (used with object)
1.
to unfasten (a door, window shutter, etc.) by lifting the latch.
verb (used without object)
2.
to become unlatched.

Origin:
1635–45; un-2 + latch

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unlatch (ʌnˈlætʃ)
 
vb
to open or unfasten or come open or unfastened by the lifting or release of a latch

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