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"unclaimed" in British English

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unclaimedadjective

uk   /ʌnˈkleɪmd/ us   /ʌnˈkleɪmd/
If something is unclaimed, no one has said that it belongs to them or that they should have it: unclaimed prizes More than €2.5 million lies unclaimed in bank accounts.
(Definition of unclaimed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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unclaimedadjective

/ʌnˈkleɪmd/ uk   us  
if something is unclaimed, no one has said that it belongs to them or that they want it: More than €2.5 million lies unclaimed in bank accounts. The proposed bill requires transfer of unclaimed deposits to the state Environmental Protection Fund.
(Definition of unclaimed from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “unclaimed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无主的, 所有者不明的, 无人领取的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無主的, 物主不明的, 無人領取的…
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