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English definition of “clear-out”

clear-out

noun [C usually singular]     /ˈkliə.raʊt/ US  /ˈklɪr.aʊt/ mainly UK
an occasion when you tidy a place by getting rid of things that you do not want: We need to give the garage a good clear-out.Cleaning and tidying places and thingsRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
(Definition of clear-out noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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