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English definition of “clear”

clear

adjective (LEFT)    /klɪər/ US  /klɪr/
describes an amount of money that is left after all necessary payments have been made: The school summer fair made a clear profit of £500. Bill earns a clear $400 a week/earns $400 a week clear.Accounting
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