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uncurl

[ uhn-kurl ]
/ ʌnˈkɜrl /
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verb (used with or without object)
to straighten or become straightened out from a curl or curled position.
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Origin of uncurl

First recorded in 1580–90; un-2 + curl
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British Dictionary definitions for uncurl

uncurl
/ (ʌnˈkɜːl) /

verb
to move or cause to move out of a curled or rolled up position
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