without a charter.
without regulation; lawless.

1795–1805; un-1 + charter + -ed2

uncharted, unchartered.
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unchartered (ʌnˈtʃɑːtəd)
1.  not authorized by charter; unregulated
2.  unauthorized, lawless, or irregular
usage  Care should be taken not to use unchartered where uncharted is meant: uncharted (not unchartered) territory

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Even though the pathway remains unchartered, a few key ideas surfaced from the meeting.
The surveyor is an executive of nature, stamping order on chaos by fixing his name on previously unchartered territory.
We are kind of going into unchartered ground in doing that type of thing.
Current said it could possibly head to federal court because the situation would be entering unchartered territory.
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