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unpracticed

[uhn-prak-tist] /ʌnˈpræk tɪst/
adjective
1.
not trained or skilled; inexpert:
an unpracticed actor.
2.
not practiced; not usually or generally used or done; not put into effect.
Also, especially British, unpractised.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; un-1 + practiced
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Word Origin and History for un practiced

unpracticed

adj.

1550s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of practice (v.).

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