Definitions for unlayʌnˈleɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•layʌnˈleɪ(v.t.)-laid, -lay•ing.

  1. to separate (a strand) from a rope.

    Category: Navy, Textiles

  2. to untwist (a rope) in order to separate its strands.

    Category: Navy, Textiles

Origin of unlay:

1720–30

Wiktionary

  1. unlay(Verb)

    To untwist.

    to unlay a rope

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unlay(verb)

    to untwist; as, to unlay a rope

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