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unpin

[uhn-pin] /ʌnˈpɪn/
verb (used with object), unpinned, unpinning.
1.
to remove pins from.
2.
to unfasten or loosen by or as if by removing a pin; detach.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English unpynnen to unbolt; see un-2, pin
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unpin

/ʌnˈpɪn/
verb (transitive) -pins, -pinning, -pinned
1.
to remove a pin or pins from
2.
to unfasten by removing pins
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