unwind


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unwind \Un*wind"\, v. i.
   To be or become unwound; to be capable of being unwound or
   untwisted.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unwind \Un*wind"\, v. t. [AS. unwindan. See 1st Un-, and
   Wind to coil.]
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   1. To wind off; to loose or separate, as what or convolved;
      to untwist; to untwine; as, to unwind thread; to unwind a
      ball of yarn.
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   2. To disentangle. [Obs.] --Hooker.
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