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unshipped

[uhn-shipt] /ʌnˈʃɪpt/
adjective
1.
not shipped, as goods.
2.
(of a person) having no ship.
3.
out of position or formation, as a boat or ship.
Origin
1710-1720
1710-20; un-1 + shipped

unship

[uhn-ship] /ʌnˈʃɪp/
verb (used with object), unshipped, unshipping.
1.
to put or take off from a ship, as persons or goods.
2.
to remove from the place proper for its use, as an oar or tiller.
verb (used without object), unshipped, unshipping.
3.
to become unloaded or removed.
Origin
1400-50; late Middle English unshippen; see un-2, ship
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British Dictionary definitions for un shipped

unship

/ʌnˈʃɪp/
verb -ships, -shipping, -shipped
1.
to be or cause to be unloaded, discharged, or disembarked from a ship
2.
(transitive) (nautical) to remove from a regular place to unship oars
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