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Synonyms for clarificationclar·i·fi·ca·tion

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  1. clarification, elucidation, illuminationnoun

    an interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding

    "the professor's clarification helped her to understand the textbook"

    Synonyms:
    miniature, illuminance, illumination, light, clearing, elucidation

  2. clearing, clarificationnoun

    the act of removing solid particles from a liquid

    Synonyms:
    clearing, illumination, glade, elucidation

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  1. clarificationnoun

    Synonyms:
    purification, clearing

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How to use clarification in a sentence?

  1. The IAEA:

    In the period to 15 October 2015, activities set out in the 'road-map for the clarification of past and present outstanding issues regarding Iran’s nuclear program' were completed.

  2. Greg Poling:

    It forces a clarification of China's claims. China's strategy in the South China Sea is one of ambiguity.

  3. Speaker Pelosi:

    We did not rebuke her. We acknowledged that she made a clarification.

  4. Scott Biggs:

    The judges made a grave error, but if they need more clarification, we are happy to give it to them by fixing the statute.

  5. Elon Musk:

    No, just like [ Unsworth ] didn't clarify he wanted to sodomize me with a submarine. I didn't think it required clarification, i think that would have been worse. If you called someone a motherf' er I don't think you would have to clarify you don't actually commit incest. It would sound disingenuous.

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