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unkennel

[uhn-ken-l] /ʌnˈkɛn l/
verb (used with object), unkenneled, unkenneling or (especially British) unkennelled, unkennelling.
1.
to drive (a fox or other animal) from a den or lair.
2.
to release from or as if from a kennel:
to unkennel hounds before a hunt; to unkennel a gang of cutthroats.
3.
to make known; disclose or uncover.
verb (used without object), unkenneled, unkenneling or (especially British) unkennelled, unkennelling.
4.
to come out of a kennel, den, lair, or the like.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; un-2 + kennel1
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British Dictionary definitions for un kennel

unkennel

/ʌnˈkɛnəl/
verb (transitive) -nels, -nelling, -nelled (US) -nels, -neling, -neled
1.
to release from a kennel
2.
to drive from a hole or lair
3.
(rare) to bring to light
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