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un·cou·ple

 (ŭn-kŭp′əl)
v. un·cou·pled, un·cou·pling, un·cou·ples
v.tr.
1. To disconnect: uncouple railroad cars.
2. To set loose or release from a couple.
v.intr.
To come or break loose.

un·cou′pler n.
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Adj.1.uncoupled - having the coupling undoneuncoupled - having the coupling undone; "the uncoupled caboose rolled down the incline"
unconnected - not joined or linked together
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