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Meaning of “clearing” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of clearing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"clearing" in American English

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clearingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈklɪr·ɪŋ/
  • clearing noun [C] (GET RID OF)

an ​area in a ​woods or ​forest from which ​trees and ​bushes have been ​removed
(Definition of clearing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"clearing" in Business English

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clearingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈklɪərɪŋ/
BANKING, FINANCE the ​process by which ​cheques and other ​payments are ​exchanged between ​customers of different ​banks: Check clearing is ​facilitated by ​central clearing ​houses, ​including the Federal Reserve System.
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET the ​process by which ​shares and ​money are ​exchanged at the end of a day of ​trading on a ​financialmarket: settlement and clearing ​services for securitiesclearing member/corporation/agent No clearing ​member has ever ​failed to ​meet a ​performancebondcall or its ​deliveryobligations.
(Definition of clearing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “clearing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 林中空地…
in Turkish ormanlık alanda açıklık, boşluk…
in Russian поляна…
in Chinese (Traditional) 林中空地…
in Polish polana…
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