Examples of clearing in a Sentence
the clearing of the table
the clearing of wood and brush from part of the forest
We found a clearing in the forest.
Recent Examples of clearing from the Web
But there should be at least some partial clearing at the coast.
These modifications allowed the agency to relax restrictions on a variety of issues, ranging from riparian damage to the clearing of old-growth trees to the impact of the pipeline on the AT.
In a muddy clearing about half the size of a football field, several thousand rice paddy planters and taxi drivers join an elbow-to-elbow scrum, waiting in darkness in Jerlun, a rural village in northwest Malaysia.
Tuesday’s morning clouds shouldn’t be as thick and some clearing is expected through the afternoon.
Last week, John Parke of NJ Audubon returned to a clearing on a cranberry farm deep in the Pinelands, attempting to see how many — if any — of 80 wild quail released shortly after a nor’easter had survived.
Mezahi says the Vice team eventually forced its way out of the crowd to a clearing, where police officers came to their aid.
The video shifts to an overhead view near the team waiting at the clearing, and two trucks can be seen moving into the frame.
Site work and clearing has already begun on the half-acre site at Trade and Church streets.
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CLEARING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of clearing for English Language Learners
: the act or process of making something clear or of becoming clear
: an open area of land in which there are no trees
CLEARING Defined for Kids
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