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uncap

[ uhn-kap ]
/ 蕦n藞k忙p /
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verb (used with object), un路capped, un路cap路ping.
to remove a cap or cover from (a bottle, container, etc.).
to free from limits or restrictions: The union is demanding that cost-of-living allowances be uncapped.
to remove a cap or hat from (the head of a person).
verb (used without object), un路capped, un路cap路ping.
to remove the cap or hat from the head, as in respect.
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Origin of uncap

First recorded in 1560鈥70; un-2 + cap1
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British Dictionary definitions for uncap

uncap
/ (蕦n藞k忙p) /

verb -caps, -capping or -capped
(tr) to remove a cap or top from (a container)to uncap a bottle
to remove a cap from (the head)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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