NAMEclear - clear the terminal screen
DESCRIPTIONclear clears your screen if this is possible. It looks in the environ- ment for the terminal type and then in the terminfo database to figure out how to clear the screen. clear ignores any command-line parameters that may be present.
SEE ALSOtput(1), terminfo(5) This describes ncurses version 5.7 (patch 20090207). clear(1)