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unbarred

[uhn-bahrd] /ʌnˈbɑrd/
adjective
1.
not provided or fastened with a bar or bars:
an unbarred door.
2.
not marked with stripes or bands.
Origin of unbarred
1540-1550
1540-50; un-1 + barred

unbar

[uhn-bahr] /ʌnˈbɑr/
verb (used with object), unbarred, unbarring.
1.
to remove a bar or bars from; open; unlock; unbolt:
to unbar a door.
Origin
1300-50; Middle English unbarren. See un-2, bar1
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  • Allocate the earnings for unbarred years according to the partnership agreement.
  • The law required that such establishments be fenced with iron grills except for a single unbarred opening for clients.
British Dictionary definitions for unbarred

unbar

/ʌnˈbɑː/
verb (transitive) -bars, -barring, -barred
1.
to take away a bar or bars from
2.
to unfasten bars, locks, etc, from (a door); open
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