Un pack

unpack

[uhn-pak]
verb (used with object)
1.
to undo or remove the contents from (a box, trunk, etc.).
2.
to remove (something) from a container, suitcase, etc.
3.
to unburden, as the mind; reveal.
4.
to decipher or discern (the meaning of symbols, statements, etc.): Each statement could be unpacked in the general theory.
5.
to remove a pack or load from (a horse, vehicle, etc.).
verb (used without object)
6.
to remove the contents of a container.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English unpakken. See un-2, pack1

unpacker, noun
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unpack (ʌnˈpæk)
 
vb
1.  to remove the packed contents of (a case, trunk, etc)
2.  (tr) to take (something) out of a packed container
3.  (tr) to remove a pack from; unload: to unpack a mule
4.  (tr) to explain (a question, issue, etc) by analysing its component parts
 
un'packer
 
n

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unpack
1472, from un- (2) + pack. Cf. Du. ontpakken
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