verb (used with object), un·rav·eled, un·rav·el·ing or (especially British) un·rav·elled, un·rav·el·ling.
verb (used without object), un·rav·eled, un·rav·el·ing or (especially British) un·rav·elled, un·rav·el·ling.
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OTHER WORDS FROM unravelun·rav·el·er; especially British, un·rav·el·ler, nounun·rav·el·ment, noun
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Gene editing may be able to help researchers unravel the mysteries of the cephalopod brain.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through August 15)|Singularity Hub Staff|August 15, 2020|Singularity Hub
The details of how and under what conditions this happens have yet to be unraveled.The physics of solar flares could help scientists predict imminent outbursts|Emily Conover|July 30, 2020|Science News
Hosts Andrew Keatts and Sara Libby in this week’s podcast, unraveled the increasingly sticky complex of district-by-district decisions on what to do about putting kids in classrooms.
“With this outcome, Borexino has completely unraveled the two processes powering the sun,” said physicist Gioacchino Ranucci of Italy’s National Institute for Nuclear Physics in Milan.Physicists spot a new class of neutrinos from the sun|Emily Conover|June 24, 2020|Science News
Let’s try to unravel this issue, starting with a brief history of rent control.Why Rent Control Doesn’t Work (Ep. 373 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|March 12, 2020|Freakonomics
Although Schwend was initially released, his life began to unravel.
Soon, Egan begins to unravel—haunted by the high body counts, the civilian casualties, and the bizarre, detached nature of it all.Ethan Hawke's 'Good Kill': A Searing Indictment of America's Drone Warfare Obsession|Marlow Stern|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To help unravel the secrets of "Time Zones," The Daily Beast caught up with Hamm earlier this week in Los Angeles.Jon Hamm on the Final Season of ‘Mad Men’ and the Advice He Got From Bryan Cranston and Tina Fey|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those first confusing moments unravel in my mind like an old film.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet the distinction between good, bad, and likeable remains one of the most difficult mysteries to unravel.The Witty Genius of YouTube’s CinemaSins: Everything Wrong with Your Favorite Movie|Rich Goldstein|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
De Robeck and Keyes came over from the Triad to unravel knotty points.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
"Better leave your mother here," he said, when she told him of her determination to unravel the mystery.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
The blank maze of tree trunks began to unravel into moss-strewn avenues.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
To die as soon as possible, to escape shame by a complete disappearance, to unravel in this way an inextricable situation.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
There's a mystery, but James Price, alias Pickles, 'ull unravel it.Sue, A Little Heroine|L. T. Meade