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Open

Used in the context of general equities. Having either buy or sell interest at the indicated price level and side of a preceding trade. "Open on the buy/sell side" means looking for buyers/sellers (for someone who is a seller/buyer). Antithesis of clean.

Open

1. The time trading begins on an exchange. This is important to matters like a security's opening price or opening bid. See also: Close.

2. An order to buy or sell a security that has not yet been filled. Some orders are only open for a certain amount of time, while some remain open until they are filled. See also: IOC, GTC.
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The use of negative pressure to promote healing of open wounds has a proven track record for efficacy and ease of use.
Patients lay for several hours or days in warm, stagnant water and slush; normally poorly virulent environmental bacteria, fungi, and amoebae found the ideal conditions to colonize in open wounds and bone fractures and disseminate to other body sites.
This open wound is a constant source of concern for them all - it endangers his health, creates expenses they cannot afford and is a constant source of discomfort and stigma for this young lad.
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Missouri University researchers have developed a revolutionary cottony glass material to take on hard-to-heal open wounds.
It will give addicts the chance to get treatment for sores, abscesses and open wounds.
This subject is like an open wound to me,'' he said.
Wound Treatment System enables topical hyperbaric oxygen treatment directly to the open wound without the side effects and high cost of traditional HBO therapy.
an open wound (n = 17) that is not painful (n = 7) and takes a long time to cure (n = 17).
Defendant Simon Mathebula said he saw his employer, Mark Scott-Crossley walk up to Nelson Chisale and kick him on an open wound and point his gun at him.
Driving on a paved road not far from home last summer, I saw an injured snake, hit by a car, stuck by its open wound to the road.
FILTH Yard full of urine & butcher's bones; BARBARIC Animals left to roam in house while huge pile of excrement lies on floor; SUFFERING One of the dogs which has an infected open wound on its back; SICK Cassidy Sinclair
An infection developed in an open wound Denise Hendry has had for the last five years.