uncapping

uncap

[uhn-kap]
verb (used with object), uncapped, uncapping.
1.
to remove a cap or cover from (a bottle, container, etc.).
2.
to free from limits or restrictions: The union is demanding that cost-of-living allowances be uncapped.
3.
to remove a cap or hat from (the head of a person).
verb (used without object), uncapped, uncapping.
4.
to remove the cap or hat from the head, as in respect.

Origin:
1560–70; un-2 + cap1

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uncap (ʌnˈkæp)
 
vb , -caps, -capping, -capped
1.  (tr) to remove a cap or top from (a container): to uncap a bottle
2.  to remove a cap from (the head)

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