Pronunciation: (un-klasp', -kläsp'), [key]
1. to undo the clasp or clasps of; unfasten.
2. to release from the grasp: to unclasp a sword handle.
1. to become unclasped, as the hands or arms.
2. to release or relax the grasp.
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