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English definition of “clear sth out”

clear sth out

phrasal verb with clear
 
 
/klɪər/ verb
to sell products at a cheap price in order to get rid of them: Thanks to the unprecedented bargains they offered in recent months, car dealers have cleared out most of last year's inventory.
(Definition of clear sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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