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unscramble (v.)

"restore to order," 1911, from un- (2) "reverse, opposite of" + scramble (v.). The original use is in a quip attributed to U.S. financier J.P. Morgan (1837-1913) about the impossibility of unscrambling an omelet.

Mr. Morgan is credited with the aphorism that the recent trust decisions are like an order to a cook to "unscramble" the eggs which have just been prepared. [Proceedings of the Academy of Political Science," January 1912]

Related: Unscrambled; unscrambling.

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Definitions of unscramble from WordNet

unscramble (v.)
make intelligible;
Can you unscramble the message?
unscramble (v.)
become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of;
Synonyms: unravel / unknot / untangle / unpick
From wordnet.princeton.edu