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unaneled

[ uhn-uh-neeld ]
/ ˌʌn əˈnild /
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adjective Archaic.

not having received extreme unction.

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Origin of unaneled

1595–1605; un-1 + anele + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for unaneled

unaneled
/ (ˌʌnəˈniːld) /

adjective

archaic not having received extreme unction
C17: from un- 1 + anele
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