Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Clearance"

The meaning of "Clearance" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does under clearance mean?
A: I assume that you are checking for an incoming parcel. To my understanding, this usually means that it is going through "custom" clearance/inspection (税関検査).
Q: What does clearance mean?
A: 1. The action or process of removing or getting rid of something or of something's dispersing.
- Cleaning of the machine should include clearance of blockages.

• The removal of buildings, people, or trees from land so as to free it for alternative uses.
- Slum clearance accelerated during the 1960s.
- The dissatisfaction with housing conditions produced proposals for slum clearance.

📍Synonyms: removal, clearing, clear-out, demolition,
evacuation, eviction, purge, emptying, depopulation, unpeopling

•(in soccer and other games) a kick or hit that sends the ball out of a defensive zone.

2. Official authorization for something to proceed or take place.
- Getting diplomatic clearance to fly into or over a country is not always easy.
- To become a regular prison visitor you must have Home Office clearance.
- These people don't have clearance.

📍Synonyms: authorization, permission, consent, approval, seal of approval, blessing, acceptance, leave, sanction, license, dispensation, assent, agreement, concurrence, endorsement, imprimatur, permit, informal: the green light, the go-ahead, the thumbs up, the OK, the say-so, the nod, the rubber stamp;

•Permission for an aircraft to take off or land at an airport.
- He took off without air traffic clearance.

• The clearing of a person or ship by customs.
noun: customs clearance;

• A certificate showing that clearance of a person or ship has been granted.

• The process of clearing checks through a clearinghouse.

3. Clear space allowed for a thing to move past or under another.
- Always give cyclists plenty of clearance.
- Adjust the door up or down to ensure equal clearance between door and frame.

📍Synonyms: space, gap, room, room to spare, headroom, margin, leeway, allowance, separation, clearing
Q: What does You got your clearance mean?
A: Depending on the situation it could have different meanings. It could mean you are now authorized to see and participate in things you were not able to before. A security clearance is an example. Or getting released to go back to work after an injury, that would be 'getting clearance' from your doctor.
Q: What does clearance mean?
A: The act of cleaning.

Example sentences using "Clearance"

Q: Please show me example sentences with clearance sale.
A: Winter is coming, so there's a clearance sale on all the summer clothes
Q: Please show me example sentences with clearance.
A: Clearance can mean two different things as far as I know.
1. Clearance means you are cleared to do something or given permission to do something.
Example: "I was given clearance to go to the new building." Which means I was given permission to go to the new building.

2. Clearance can also mean when an item is on sale at a very low price. This is when stores want to get rid of items quickly.
Example: "The item is normally on sale for $20 but since it became clearance, the clearance price is $5 instead."

If that makes sense.
Q: Please show me example sentences with clearance sale .
A: Ventas en liquidación
There is a liquidation sale at the carpet warehouse on Friday.
Hay una venta de liquidación el viernes que viene en el almacén de alfombra

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Q: I hear/heard they're having a clearance sale today. does this sound natural?
A: Either works
Q: What does "whatever may have been holding up Kushner’s clearance" mean??


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Also asked whether it was a violation of the emoluments clause in the Constitution for Trump to take to Twitter on Saturday to promote one of his money-losing Scottish golf courses, Nadler replied, “it certainly seems to be.” He also said Trump demanding that a security clearance be granted to son-in-law Jared Kushner over the objections of intelligence officials, as the New York Times reported last week, was an abuse of power.

“The president has a right to do a lot of things, but he can abuse his power in doing that,” Nadler said.

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, also asked about the security clearance on ABC, said the president has the right to pick his own team and that Trump obviously wasn’t concerned about whatever may have been holding up Kushner’s clearance.

“They give you the pluses or the minuses, whatever the concerns are,” McCarthy said. “The president made the choice and he’s doing a good job at it.”
A: There are intelligence agencies in the US that will review a person’s background to see whether that person should granted a security clearance. Kushner has things in his background that concerned the intelligence officials to such an extent that they didn’t want to grant him a security clearance. Trump, however, demanded that Kushner be granted a security clearance despite the concerns of the intelligence officials. So Trump wasn’t concerned with “whatever may have been holding up Kushner’s clearance.”

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