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unpick

[uhn-pik] /ʌnˈpɪk/
verb (used with object)
1.
to take out the stitches of (sewing, knitting, etc.).
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400 for earlier sense; 1770-80 for current sense; Middle English unpiken to pick (a lock); see un-2, pick1
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British Dictionary definitions for un pick

unpick

/ʌnˈpɪk/
verb (transitive)
1.
to undo (the stitches) of (a piece of sewing)
2.
to unravel or undo (a garment, etc)
3.
(obsolete) to open (a door, lock, etc) by picking
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