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English definition of “unpack”

unpack

verb uk   /ʌnˈpæk/ us  

unpack verb (REMOVE)

B1 [I or T] to remove things from a suitcase, bag, or box: I haven't even had time to unpack (my bag/clothes).

unpack verb (EXPLAIN)

[T] to explain or to make a meaning clearer: He read the agreed statement to the group and then began to unpack it for them.
(Definition of unpack from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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