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unoccupied

[uhn-ok-yuh-pahyd] /ʌnˈɒk yəˌpaɪd/
adjective
1.
without occupants; empty; vacant.
2.
not held or controlled by invading forces:
unoccupied nations.
3.
not busy or active; idle; not gainfully employed:
an unoccupied person.
4.
without inhabitants; deserted.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see un-1, occupied
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British Dictionary definitions for un occupied

unoccupied

/ʌnˈɒkjʊˌpaɪd/
adjective
1.
(of a building) without occupants
2.
unemployed or idle
3.
(of an area or country) not overrun by foreign troops
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Word Origin and History for un occupied

unoccupied

adj.

late 14c., "idle," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of occupy. In reference to ground, etc., attested from early 15c.

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