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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The empty space between a moving thing and that which it passes through, under, or over.

Usage examples (37)
  • There was plenty of clearance for the ship to pass beneath the bridge.
  • The plane was given clearance to land
  • I have to come back again for what they call a clearance for eye surgery.
  • Sayer believes route clearance must focus on long-term clearance goals. for more
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