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the act or process of eliminating

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the distance by which one thing clears another

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vertical space available to allow easy passage under something

permission to proceed

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The 50-year-old captain of the 767, "who bore primary responsibility for collision avoidance, misjudged the available separation (between the two planes) due to a combination of physiological limitations, distractions and a false assumption regarding his air traffic control clearance", the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) report said.
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