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  • noun A sign or signal indicating that a hindrance or danger is clear.

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Examples

  • To be sure, investors aren't ready to call the all-clear on the myriad challenges still facing the global economy, from soaring oil prices, political instability across the energy-exporting Middle East, and nuclear risks after this month's Japanese earthquake.

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  • They seemed almost cartoonish with their silly, different-colored “terror alerts” that had done little except raise fears only to call the all-clear with no explanations…sort of like the boy who cried wolf.

    Malice

  • He’d just called an all-clear on the third bomb in less than two minutes, but the first one had cost nine.

    SILENT TRUTH

  • He’d just called an all-clear on the third bomb in less than two minutes, but the first one had cost nine.

    SILENT TRUTH

  • He’d just called an all-clear on the third bomb in less than two minutes, but the first one had cost nine.

    SILENT TRUTH

  • He’d just called an all-clear on the third bomb in less than two minutes, but the first one had cost nine.

    SILENT TRUTH

  • "What's driving these moves is a second-guessing of the all-clear signal that was sounded in the final week of June," said Matthew Alexy head of New York foreign exchange for TD Securities.

    Dow Down on Europe Debt Worries

  • A rival offer from National Australia Bank Ltd. was blocked by Australia's competition regulator, which gave the all-clear to the AMP bid.

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  • Law enforcement officials and more than a dozen fire trucks had converged on the center, where concerned residents with leashed dogs in tow were waiting for the all-clear to go home.

    Gas Line Pressure Causes Explosion And A Dozen Fires In Ohio Town

  • I am so saddened to hear that she has been afflicted with Breast Cancer, but thrilled to hear that she has been given the all-clear!

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