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English definition of “unscrew”

unscrew

verb [T]     /ʌnˈskruː/
TWIST to remove something by twisting it: I can't unscrew the lid .Unfastening and opening
REMOVE METAL PIECES to remove something by taking the screws (= small , metal pieces ) out of itRemoving and extracting
(Definition of unscrew verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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