uncoil

[ uhn-koil ]
/ ʌnˈkɔɪl /

verb (used with or without object)

to unwind from a coiled position.

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Origin of uncoil

First recorded in 1705–15; un-2 + coil1
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British Dictionary definitions for uncoil

uncoil
/ (ʌnˈkɔɪl) /

verb

to unwind or become unwound; untwist
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