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    Does " Given Clearance " mean "cleared the way"?

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    Sept. 11 Health Fund Given Clearance to Cover Cancer

    A federal health official’s ruling has cleared the way for 50 different types of cancer to be added to the list of sicknesses covered by a $4.3 billion fund set up to compensate and treat people exposed to the toxic smoke, dust and fumes in the months after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

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    Re: Does " Given Clearance " mean "cleared the way"?

    Quote Originally Posted by NewHopeR View Post
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    Sept. 11 Health Fund Given Clearance to Cover Cancer

    A federal health official’s ruling has cleared the way for 50 different types of cancer to be added to the list of sicknesses covered by a $4.3 billion fund set up to compensate and treat people exposed to the toxic smoke, dust and fumes in the months after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
    Yes, in that context.

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