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noun British clear-up pronunciation in British English 
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singularclear-up
pluralclear-ups
  1. 1
    [countable] spoken an occasion when you make a place tidy by removing things that you have finished using or no longer want

    Right, I think we should have a clear-up now.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] the process of solving a crime

    The clear-up rate for such attacks is only about 30 per cent.

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