There are 2 definitions of clearing in English:

clearing1

Syllabification: clear·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈkli(ə)riNG
 
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noun

  • An open space in a forest, especially one cleared for cultivation.
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    • Forest openings and clearings and agricultural areas are also good habitat for the Western Bluebird.
    • They are common in forest clearings, wetlands, edges, residential areas, orchards, and stands of Russian olive.
    • She led them to a small, grassy clearing in the middle of a wooded area.
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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little

There are 2 definitions of clearing in English:

clearing2

Line breaks: clear|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈklɪərɪŋ/

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noun

[mass noun] British
  • A system used by universities to fill the remaining available undergraduate places before the start of the academic year.

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