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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An agency for collection, classification, and distribution especially of information or other matter or items requiring wide distribution.

Usage examples (35)
  • While banks would prefer to throw their weight behind Clearing Corp. 's clearinghouse, that isn't expected to be up and running till end 2008.
  • Will they post the letter and report in their "clearinghouse"?
  • The BIS functions as a kind of clearinghouse for major countries.
  • Providing a new interconnection "clearinghouse" for new entrants in the for more
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