unhindered

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ hindered

Adjective[edit]

unhindered (comparative more unhindered, superlative most unhindered)

  1. Not hindered, slowed, blocked or hampered.
    • 2012, July 15. Richard Williams in Guardian Unlimited, Tour de France 2012: Carpet tacks cannot force Bradley Wiggins off track
      The timing of the incident raised the question, almost certainly destined to remain unanswered, of whether, having allowed the escapers to pass by unhindered, the culprit had waited specifically for the yellow jersey group before sowing his mischief.
  2. (chemistry) Pertaining to a molecule where the reactive center is not blocked from chemical attack due to the surrounding uncreative substituents not preventing reactive agents accessing the reactive site.

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