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unship

[uhn-ship] /ʌnˈʃɪp/
verb (used with object), unshipped, unshipping.
1.
to put or take off from a ship, as persons or goods.
2.
to remove from the place proper for its use, as an oar or tiller.
verb (used without object), unshipped, unshipping.
3.
to become unloaded or removed.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English unshippen; see un-2, ship
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British Dictionary definitions for unshipping

unship

/ʌnˈʃɪp/
verb -ships, -shipping, -shipped
1.
to be or cause to be unloaded, discharged, or disembarked from a ship
2.
(transitive) (nautical) to remove from a regular place to unship oars
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