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English noun: clearing

1. clearing (location) a tract of land with few or no trees in the middle of a wooded area


Synonymsglade


Broader (hypernym)parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, tract

2. clearing (act) the act of freeing from suspicion


Broader (hypernym)freeing, liberation, release


Narrower (hyponym)exoneration, purgation, purge, purging, vindication, whitewash

3. clearing (act) the act of removing solid particles from a liquid


Synonymsclarification


Broader (hypernym)improvement









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