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clearing
the process by which the cheques drawn on clearing banks are exchanged and the differences between what is due from and to each bank are settled daily by transfers between the accounts of such banks with the Bank of England: Barclays Bank plc v . Bank of England [1985] 1 All ER 385.

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  • Clearing — Clear ing, n. 1. The act or process of making clear. [1913 Webster] The better clearing of this point. South. [1913 Webster] 2. A tract of land cleared of wood for cultivation. [1913 Webster] A lonely clearing on the shores of Moxie Lake. J.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clearing — CLÉARING s.n. v. cliring. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • clearing — land cleared of wood, 1670s, from noun use of prp. of CLEAR (Cf. clear) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • clearing — [n] gap in area allowance, assart, clearance, defoliated area, dell, empty space, expanse, gap, glade, headroom, margin, opening, open space; concept 513 …   New thesaurus

  • clearing — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 7}}[wym. kliring]{{/stl 7}}{{stl 17}}ZOB. {{/stl 17}}{{stl 7}}kliring {{/stl 7}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • clearing — ► NOUN ▪ an open space in a forest …   English terms dictionary

  • clearing — [klir′iŋ] n. 1. a making clear or being cleared ☆ 2. an area of land cleared of trees 3. Banking a) the exchanging of checks, etc. and balancing of accounts between banks b) the procedure for doing this c) [pl.] the amount of the balances thus… …   English World dictionary