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unweave

[uhn-weev] /ʌnˈwiv/
verb (used with object), unwove, unwoven, unweaving.
1.
to undo, take apart, or separate (something woven); unravel.
Origin of unweave
1535-1545
1535-45; un-2 + weave
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  • In the weaving and unweaving of the web of war, it was necessary to begin all over again.

    The Enemies of Women Vicente Blasco Ibez
  • How my neck used to ache when looking aloft, unweaving the intricacies of that splendid interior!

    Cathedral Cities of Spain William Wiehe Collins

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