Clarification

  • 1 clarification — [ klarifikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1690; fig. v. 1400; de clarifier 1 ♦ Action de clarifier un liquide. ⇒ épuration, purification. Clarification par ébullition, par filtration, par décantation. 2 ♦ Fig. ⇒ éclaircissement. La clarification d une situation …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Clarification — Clar i*fi*ca tion, n. [Cf. F. clarification, L. clarificatio glorification.] 1. The act or process of making clear or transparent, by freeing visible impurities; as, the clarification of wine. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of freeing from obscurities …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 clarification — I noun amplification, apostil, clarification, commentary, deciphering, definition, delineation, demonstration, description, elimination of ambiguousness, elimination of complexity, elimination of complication, elucidation, enlightenment,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 clarification — CLARIFICATION. sub. fém. L action par laquelle on rend une liqueur claire. La clarification d une liqueur, d un sirop …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 5 clarification — 1610s, from Fr. clarification, from L.L. clarificationem (nom. clarificatio), noun of action from pp. stem of clarificare (see CLARIFY (Cf. clarify)). The meaning statement in a publication revising or expanding an earlier published statement in… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 Clarification — u. Clarificiren v. lat., Chem.), das Abklären von Flüssigkeiten …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 Clarification — Clarification, Abklärung; clarificiren, abklären …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 8 clarification — [n] explanation description, elucidation, exposition, illumination, interpretation, resolution, simplification, solution, unravelment, vivification; concepts 57,274 Ant. complication, misunderstanding, muddle …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 clarification — Clarification. s. f. L action par laquelle on rend une liqueur claire …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 10 Clarification — On Wikipedia, the use of Template:Clarify results in the inline tag [clarification needed] Clarification or clarify may refer to: Clarification (journalism) Clarification (cooking), purification of broths Clarification, preparation of clarified… …

    Wikipedia

  • 11 Clarification — Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Clarification », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) La clarification consiste à extraire quelques concepts simples et significatifs d une description ou explication présentée de façon… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 12 clarification — UK [ˌklærəfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌklerɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms clarification : singular clarification plural clarifications formal an explanation that makes something clearer and easier to understand clarification of/on:… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 clarification — (kla ri fi ka sion) s. f. Opération qui consiste à séparer d un liquide les particules solides qui s y trouvent suspendues, et qui en troublent la transparence. La clarification se fait d ordinaire par l ébullition, la despumation et la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 14 clarification — clar|i|fi|ca|tion [ˌklærıfıˈkeıʃən] n [U and C] formal the act of making something clearer or easier to understand, or an explanation that makes something clearer ▪ There have been a number of official changes and clarifications. clarification… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 clarification — clar|i|fi|ca|tion [ ,klerıfı keıʃn ] noun count or uncount FORMAL an explanation that makes something clearer and easier to understand: clarification of/on: Please contact us if you require clarification of any of these matters. seek… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 clarification — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ further VERB + CLARIFICATION ▪ ask for, call for, seek ▪ Employers are seeking further clarification of the proposals. ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 clarification — noun a) The act of clarifying; the act or process of making clear or transparent by freeing visible impurities; particularly, the clearing or fining of liquid substances from feculent matter by the separation of the insoluble particles which… …

    Wiktionary

  • 18 clarification — n. to provide; seek clarification * * * [ˌklærɪfɪ keɪʃ(ə)n] seek clarification to provide …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 clarification — šviesinimas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Metalo atspindžio gebos didinimas cheminiu apdorojimu. atitikmenys: angl. clarification; clearing vok. Abklären, n; Abläutern, n; Aufhellen, m; Klären, n; Läuterung, f rus.… …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 20 CLARIFICATION — s. f. Action par laquelle on rend une liqueur claire, on purifie une substance fluide. La clarification d une liqueur, d un sirop …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)


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