clarifying clarifying  /ˈklɛ rə ˌfaɪ ɪŋ/


  • (adj) that makes clear


  1. Buena Vista School Board responds to state's review

    The Buena Vista School District is sending a letter to Lansing in hopes of clarifying a major financial mistake. The letter is in response to the state's preliminary review, which school board leaders say paints a grim picture of the district.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: ABC12 Mid-Michigan

  2. Courthouse gun bans permitted

    A new law that goes into effect July 1, clarifying the people’s right to carry guns and other weapons openly, should not prevent sheriffs from banning those weapons in county courthouses.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

  3. Josh Thomson issues statement clarifying controversial gay marriage opinion

    In the wake of his controversial comments on the subject of marriage equality made Wednesday, UFC lightweight contender Josh Thomson issued a press release Thursday clarifying his position. Thomson posted a status message on his Facebook account questioning whether gay marriage would serve as a gateway to polygamy or adults marrying children. As a follow-up in the resulting thread, Thomson took ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: SB Nation


  1. IAEA chief Mohamed ElBaradei, who drew up the report, said his team had "made quite good progress in clarifying the outstanding issues that had to do with Iran's past nuclear activities, with the exception of one issue, and that is the alleged...
    on Feb 22, 2008 By: Mohamed ElBaradei Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "As a federal judge, when you release somebody to go back and do that without necessarily, in my eyes, clarifying everything, that's not cool," Ryan Newman said. "People make mistakes. I just hope the judge didn't make one."
    on Jul 2, 2009 By: Ryan Newman Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. "I think Peter clarifying his position ...... now clears the air for Brendan," Senator Minchin said. "It means the party should now get behind the leader that we elected last November who I think has done a tremendous job."
    on Sep 10, 2008 By: Nick Minchin Source: The Australian

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propriety propriety
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