Meaning of “clarion call” in the English Dictionary

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"clarion call" in British English

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clarion callnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈklær.i.ən ˌkɔːl/ us /ˈkler.i.ən ˌkɑːl/ literary

a very clear message or instruction about what action is needed:

to issue/sound a clarion call for change

(Definition of “clarion call” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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