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unavailable

adjective uk   /ˌʌn.əˈveɪ.lə.bl̩/ us  
C1 [after verb] If someone is unavailable, they are not able to talk to people or meet people, usually because they are doing other things: The Minister accused of misleading parliament was unavailable for comment last night.B2 If something is unavailable, you cannot get it or use it: This information was previously unavailable to the public.
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