from The Century Dictionary.

  • To remove, as that which is planted; uproot; deprive of plants; hence, to depopulate.


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  • 'Twas he did plant me in the miry pool and say I did dance well but somewhat slowly when I did try to unplant myself, and for every foot I took up sunk the other deeper in the mire.

    A Boy's Ride

  • A planter is a tree that has 'replanted' itself into the river bottom, under water temporary; will unplant itself at any given moment.

    Footnotes to the Henry Brackenridge Journal of a Voyage of 1811


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