clearing clearing  /ˈklɪ rɪŋ/


  1. (n) a tract of land with few or no trees in the middle of a wooded area
  2. (n) the act of freeing from suspicion
  3. (n) the act of removing solid particles from a liquid



  1. June 21 deadline to sign up for Clearing golf benefit

    The Clearing Folk School in Ellison Bay is taking registrations for its fifth annual 'Play 'Fore!' The Clearing' nine-hole golf scramble fundraiser.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Door County Advocate

  2. Major Clearing Brokers Announce Support for the ISDA Clearing Connectivity Standard in Accordance with June 10th ...

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. , and Sapient Global Markets, a division of Sapient , today announced that four of the largest over-the-counter derivatives clearing brokers (known in the U.S.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Clearing Houses Could Pose Stability Risk - BOE

    Clearing Houses Could Pose Stability Risk - BOE
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Nasdaq


  1. "I take these charges very seriously and look forward to clearing my good name," Vick said in a statement read outside court by Billy Martin, his lawyer. "I respectfully ask all of you to hold your judgment until all of the facts are shown....
    on Jul 26, 2007 By: Michael Vick Source: Forbes

  2. US troops there "are carrying out a surge that is helping bring former Sunni insurgents into the fight against Al Qaeda, clearing the terrorists out of population centers, and giving families in liberated Iraqi cities their first look at decent and...
    on Aug 21, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Turkish Press

  3. "I look forward to clearing my name and resolving this issue posthaste," Snipes, wearing blue tinted glasses and a suit, said after the hearing.
    on Dec 8, 2006 By: Wesley Snipes Source: ABC News

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