1. Adjective. Transparent or having no color
. In lighting: clear, CL, no color, NC, N/C, white, and open white
all mean the same thing.
2. Verb. To remove or evacuate. "Clear the programmer
." "Clear the props
." "Clear the decks, light the lights."
3. Signal that a task has been completed, or OK to proceed. "All clear." A stagehand
calls a clear when an actor is out of the path of a moving platform
, so the Stage Manager
for the platform to move.