security clearance

Definition of security clearance

  1. :  special permission given only to people who are approved to know or see secret things The documents are only available to people with security clearance from the government.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the quality or state of being secure: such as

    :  freedom from danger :  safety

    :  freedom from fear or anxiety

  1. :  an act or process of clearing: such as

    :  the removal of buildings from an area (as a city slum)

    :  the act of clearing a ship at the customhouse

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