- to remove (tools, utensils, equipment, etc.) from stowage, especially in preparation for use.
Origin of unstow
1720–30; un-2 + stow1
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Examples from the Web for unstowed
Rainey led him down the gangway to the deck of the sealer, still cluttered a bit with unstowed gear.A Man to His Mate
J. Allan Dunn