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unfurl

verb [I or T] uk   /ʌnˈfɜːl/ us    /-ˈfɝːl/
If a flag, sail, or banner unfurls, it becomes open from a rolled position, and if you unfurl a flag, etc., you make it do this: The demonstrators unfurled a large banner.
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