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English definition of “unpick”

unpick

verb [T] (IDEAS)    /ʌnˈpɪk/
If you unpick a difficult subject , you separate and examine its different parts carefully : As long as two years ago, Mandelson tried to unpick the reasons for the disaster .Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
(Definition of unpick verb (IDEAS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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