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unclog

[uhn-klog, -klawg] /ʌnˈklɒg, -ˈklɔg/
verb (used with object), unclogged, unclogging.
1.
to free of an obstruction or impediment:
to unclog a drain; to unclog rush-hour traffic.
verb (used without object), unclogged, unclogging.
2.
to become unclogged:
I can't wash the dishes until the drain unclogs.
Origin of unclog
1600-1610
1600-10; un-2 + clog
Related forms
unclogger, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for unclog

unclog

/ʌnˈklɒɡ/
verb -clogs, -clogging, -clogged
1.
(transitive) to remove an obstruction from (a drain, etc)
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