untar

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ tar

Verb[edit]

untar (third-person singular simple present untars, present participle untaring or untarring, simple past and past participle untared or untarred)

  1. (computing, transitive) To extract from a tar archive.
    • 2002, John Bryan Callender, Perl for Web site management (page 405)
      I untarred (and ungzipped) that file using the following command: []
    • 2002, Luis Argerich, Professional PHP4 XML (page 764)
      This should completely reset everything to exactly the way it was after you untared/ungzipped PHP []

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Vulgar Latin *unctāre, frequentative of Latin ungō through its perfect passive participle unctus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃engʷ-.

Verb[edit]

untar (first-person singular present unto, past participle untat)

  1. to anoint
  2. to smear
  3. to bribe

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *under (compare Old English under, Old Norse undir).

Preposition[edit]

untar

  1. under

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese untar, from unto, from Latin unctus, perfect passive participle of ungō (I smear with oil) (or through a Vulgar Latin *unctāre (frequentative)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃engʷ-.

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Verb[edit]

untar (first-person singular present indicative unto, past participle untado)

  1. to smear; to spread (to distribute in a thin layer)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From unto, from Latin unctus, perfect passive participle of ungō (or through a Vulgar Latin frequentative *unctāre), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃engʷ-.

Verb[edit]

untar (first-person singular present unto, first-person singular preterite unté, past participle untado)

  1. to anoint
  2. to bribe
  3. to smear

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