clear(1)clear(1)NAMEclear - clear the terminal screen
SYNOPSISclearDESCRIPTIONclear 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 5.9 (patch 20110404).