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English definition of “untangle”

untangle

verb [T] (KNOTS)    /ʌnˈtæŋ.ɡl̩/
to remove the knots from an untidy mass of string, wire, etc. and separate the different threadsSeparating and dividing
(Definition of untangle verb (KNOTS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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