[ uhn-hair ]
/ ʌnˈhɛər /
verb (used with object)
to remove the hair from, as a hide in preparation for tanning.
to remove the guard hairs from, as for a pelt or animal skin to be made into a garment.
verb (used without object)
to become hairless: After soaking, the hides unhair easily.
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Origin of unhair
OTHER WORDS FROM unhairun·hair·er, noun
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By changing the type of spiral knife cylinder the machine will unhair, flesh or scud.Animal Proteins|Hugh Garner Bennett
British Dictionary definitions for unhair
/ (ʌnˈhɛə) /
to remove the hair from (a hide)
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