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unfix

[uhn-fiks] /ʌnˈfɪks/
verb (used with object), unfixed or unfixt, unfixing.
1.
to render no longer fixed; unfasten; detach; loosen; free.
2.
to unsettle, as the mind, traditions, or habits.
Origin of unfix
1590-1600
1590-1600; un-2 + fix
Related forms
unfixedness
[uhn-fik-sid-nis, -fikst-nis] /ʌnˈfɪk sɪd nɪs, -ˈfɪkst nɪs/ (Show IPA),
noun
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unfix

/ʌnˈfɪks/
verb (transitive)
1.
to unfasten, detach, or loosen
2.
to unsettle or disturb
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