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un·dock

 (ŭn-dŏk′)
v. un·docked, un·dock·ing, un·docks
v.tr.
1. To move (a ship) away from a dock.
2. To uncouple (spacecraft).
v.intr.
To become uncoupled; separate.

undock

(ʌnˈdɒk)
vb (tr)
(Sailing) to take (a ship) out of a dock; to move or sail (a ship) out of a dock

un•dock

(ʌnˈdɒk)
v.t.
1. to uncouple (two spacecraft modules or a spacecraft and space station).
v.i.
2. (of a spacecraft module or spacecraft) to uncouple.
[1920–25]

undock


Past participle: undocked
Gerund: undocking

Imperative
undock
undock
Present
I undock
you undock
he/she/it undocks
we undock
you undock
they undock
Preterite
I undocked
you undocked
he/she/it undocked
we undocked
you undocked
they undocked
Present Continuous
I am undocking
you are undocking
he/she/it is undocking
we are undocking
you are undocking
they are undocking
Present Perfect
I have undocked
you have undocked
he/she/it has undocked
we have undocked
you have undocked
they have undocked
Past Continuous
I was undocking
you were undocking
he/she/it was undocking
we were undocking
you were undocking
they were undocking
Past Perfect
I had undocked
you had undocked
he/she/it had undocked
we had undocked
you had undocked
they had undocked
Future
I will undock
you will undock
he/she/it will undock
we will undock
you will undock
they will undock
Future Perfect
I will have undocked
you will have undocked
he/she/it will have undocked
we will have undocked
you will have undocked
they will have undocked
Future Continuous
I will be undocking
you will be undocking
he/she/it will be undocking
we will be undocking
you will be undocking
they will be undocking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been undocking
you have been undocking
he/she/it has been undocking
we have been undocking
you have been undocking
they have been undocking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been undocking
you will have been undocking
he/she/it will have been undocking
we will have been undocking
you will have been undocking
they will have been undocking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been undocking
you had been undocking
he/she/it had been undocking
we had been undocking
you had been undocking
they had been undocking
Conditional
I would undock
you would undock
he/she/it would undock
we would undock
you would undock
they would undock
Past Conditional
I would have undocked
you would have undocked
he/she/it would have undocked
we would have undocked
you would have undocked
they would have undocked
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.undock - move out of a dockundock - move out of a dock; "We docked at noon"
exit, get out, go out, leave - move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
dock - come into dock; "the ship docked"
2.undock - take (a ship) out of a dock; "undock the ship"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
dock - maneuver into a dock; "dock the ships"
Translations

undock

(Space)
vtentkoppeln
visich trennen
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