unsnarling


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un·snarl

 (ŭn-snärl′)
tr.v. un·snarled, un·snarl·ing, un·snarls
To free of snarls; disentangle.
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Noun1.unsnarling - the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled conditionunsnarling - the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
freeing, liberation, release - the act of liberating someone or something
References in periodicals archive ?
David Ray Griffin, Unsnarling the World Knot (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998), passim.
One of them sits in the stern of the boat, still unsnarling the rope that runs from one hand to the other in knots, while the other one stands up and starts to push the boat out to deeper water with an oar.
Unsnarling the World Knot: Consciousness, Freedom, and the Mind-Body Problem.
Obviously, the federal government needs to be doing a better job in unsnarling these problems," Sherman said.
Even in a city devoted to public process, this effort is unique: Get traditional foes to sit down in meetings over 1' years to talk about unsnarling traffic in west Eugene, one of the city's oldest, most vexing problems.