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CLEARCenter for Language Education and Research (MSU)
CLEARCouncil on Licensure, Enforcement and Regulation
CLEARChinese Literature: Essays, Articles, Reviews
CLearComputer-Supported Cooperative Learning
CLEARClearinghouse on Environmental Advocacy and Research
CLEARCitizen Law Enforcement Analysis and Reporting (System; Chicago Police Department)
CLEARCanadian Loss Experience Automobile Rating
CLEARClassification of Events Activities and Relationships (multimedia research)
CLEARClimate and Environment in Alpine Regions
CLEARCommunity-Linked Evaluation AIDS Resource
CLEARCampaign to Leave Emulation Alone (plus nn R)
CLEARClosed Loop Execution and Recovery
CLEARCounty Level Easily Accessible Resource
CLEARCross-Linked Ethoxylate Acrylate Resin
CLEARCanadian Legal Education Annual Review
CLEARCommittee to Lead Education And Roads (Arkansas)
CLEARCounty Law Enforcement Applied Regionally
CLEARCampaign Logistics Expenditure and Replenishment Model
CLEARColorado List of Emergency Assistance Recipients
CLEARClient Electronic Access and Reporting (Merrill Lynch)
CLEARCommunications Link Expert Assistance Resource
CLEARCompany Level Evacuation and Recovery
CLEARCitizens Lobby for Environmental Awareness and Responsibility (Canada)
References in classic literature ?
Did I perhaps learn from it the long clear silence?
A good roguish thing is also the long silence, and to look, like the winter-sky, out of a clear, round-eyed countenance:--
He swung clear, looked round, shrugged his shoulders, and began to walk away, as one having business elsewhere.
He tore his way through his persecutors, flinging one of them clear over the parapet; he bowled a horse and his rider down, and plunged straight for the next, got home with his horns, wounding both horse and man; on again, here and there and this way and that; and one after another he tore the bowels out of two horses so that they gushed to the ground, and ripped a third one so badly that although they rushed him to cover and shoved his bowels back and stuffed the rents with tow and rode him against the bull again, he couldn't make the trip; he tried to gallop, under the spur, but soon reeled and tottered and fell, all in a heap.
There he sees the cable ranged, the windlass disconnected, the compressors opened; and there, after giving his own last order, "Stand clear of the cable
I'll buy Pari-Sulay, but I'll put only ten boys on it and clear slowly.
One black cloud, no bigger than a little boat, drifted out into the clear space unattended, and kept moving westward.
Morning mist or twilight clear, Serve him, Wardens of the Deer
Here is an express power given, in clear and unambiguous terms, to the State Executives, to fill casual vacancies in the Senate, by temporary appointments; which not only invalidates the supposition, that the clause before considered could have been intended to confer that power upon the President of the United States, but proves that this supposition, destitute as it is even of the merit of plausibility, must have originated in an intention to deceive the people, too palpable to be obscured by sophistry, too atrocious to be palliated by hypocrisy.
Nor did the other's frank, clear eyes waver beneath D'Arnot's fixed gaze.
On this course nine obstacles had been arranged: the stream, a big and solid barrier five feet high, just before the pavilion, a dry ditch, a ditch full of water, a precipitous slope, an Irish barricade (one of the most difficult obstacles, consisting of a mound fenced with brushwood, beyond which was a ditch out of sight for the horses, so that the horse had to clear both obstacles or might be killed); then two more ditches filled with water, and one dry one; and the end of the race was just facing the pavilion.
Besides, he that clears at once will relapse; for finding himself out of straits, he will revert to his custom: but he that cleareth by degrees, induceth a habit of frugality, and gaineth as well upon his mind, as upon his estate.