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British English: /ˈklɪər(ə)ns/
American English: /ˈklɪrəns/

Translation of clearance in German:


  • 1
    (of obstruction) Beseitigung, die
    (of old building) Abriss, der
    (of forest) Abholzung, die
    make a clearance
    gründlich aufräumen
  • 4 (of ship at customs)
    Klarierung, die (Nautical)
    (certificate) [Zoll]papiere Pl.
  • 5
    (for aircraft to land/take off) Lande-/Starterlaubnis, die
  • 6 (security clearance)
    (Einstufung als unbedenklich [im Sinne der Sicherheitsbestimmungen])
    (document)Sonderausweis, der
  • 7
    (clear space) Spielraum, der
    (headroom) lichte Höhe
  • 8
    Abwehr, die
    make a poor clearance
    schlecht abwehren

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