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Definition 1: permission to proceed - [noun denoting act]

Samples where clearance or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the plane was given clearance to land

(clearance is a kind of ...) the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization

Definition 2: the distance by which one thing clears another; the space between them - [noun denoting attribute]

(clearance is a kind of ...) the distance between things

"fragile items require separation and cushioning"

Definition 3: vertical space available to allow easy passage under something - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for clearance in the sense of this definition

(clearance is a kind of ...) space for movement

"room to pass" "make way for" "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"

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