"all clear" meaning in English

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Noun

Etymology: all + clear Head templates: {{en-noun|~}} all clear (countable and uncountable, plural all clears) Forms: clears [plural]
  1. a signal that danger, such as an air raid, is over; usually a siren at a single pitch Tags: countable, uncountable
    Sense id: all_clear-en-noun-ZKR7RJGK
  2. permission to proceed after obstacles have been removed Tags: countable, uncountable
    Sense id: all_clear-en-noun-XTCmJVkx

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