- not branded or marked to show ownership: an unbranded calf.
- Commerce. carrying no brand or trademark of a manufacturer: unbranded canned foods.
Origin of unbranded
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Examples from the Web for unbranded
I found I could get no attention there, while I carried an unbranded one.A Tramp Abroad, Complete
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
All the other cattle owners did, so Maverick claimed all unbranded stock.The Trail Boys on the Plains
Jay Winthrop Allen
In a dell in the forest we espied some “mavericks,” or unbranded stock.Pony Tracks
A maverick is an unbranded calf that has been weaned and shifts for itself.The Light of Western Stars
His name's gone over the ranges as a counter of unbranded stock.The Heritage of the Desert