Definitions for unshipʌnˈʃɪp
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.t.)to take off from a ship; unload.
to remove from the place proper for its use, as an oar or tiller.
(v.i.)to become unloaded or removed.
Origin of unship:
To unload cargo from a ship or other vessel
To remove an oar or mast from its normal position
to take out of a ship or vessel; as, to unship goods
to remove or detach, as any part or implement, from its proper position or connection when in use; as, to unship an oar; to unship capstan bars; to unship the tiller