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unlatch

[uhn-lach] /ʌnˈlætʃ/
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
1635-1645
1635-45; un-2 + latch
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unlatch

/ʌnˈlætʃ/
verb
1.
to open or unfasten or come open or unfastened by the lifting or release of a latch
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