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also: -fies, -fying, -fied
American English: /ˈklɛrəˌfaɪ/
British English: /ˈklarɪfʌɪ/

Translation of clarify in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1.1 (explain, make clear)
    Example sentences
    • She was not available for comment, or to clarify the exact circumstances surrounding the case.
    • A further consultation was required to clarify the situation and restore trust.
    • I hope that clarifies the situation for members.
    1.2 (purify)
    Example sentences
    • Ghee, which is clarified butter, is another commonly used recipe item and is often used for frying.
    • Clarifying butter removes the water and milk solids, leaving pure butterfat.
    • The cooked and clarified butter is then spooned off to avoid disturbing the milk solids on the bottom of the pan.

intransitive verb

  • 1.1

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