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verb [transitive]     unfasten pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleunfastening
past tenseunfastened
past participleunfastened
  1. to move the part that holds something together, especially on a piece of clothing or a belt

    Unfasten your top button.

    It is now safe to unfasten your seatbelts.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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