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unmount

(1) To disconnect a disk drive or optical disc from a computer. When a user selects "eject" to evacuate an optical disc from the computer, the operating system unmounts the medium. Contrast with mount.

(2) To remove a disk or tape cartridge from the drive. See cartridge.
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As is often the case, nonfocal operations like "fsync," fsck, and unmount required some rethinking and resulted in additional code complexity.
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