clearSection: User Commands (1)
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NAMEclear - clear the terminal screen
DESCRIPTIONclear clears your screen if this is possible, including its scrollback buffer (if the extended "E3" capability is defined). clear looks in the environment for the terminal type and then in the terminfo database to determine how to clear the screen.
SEE ALSOtput(1), terminfo(5)
This describes ncurses version 6.0 (patch 20160213).
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