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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 grid was unstructured, with inflation layers on the room and heat source surfaces, and had 530,000 nodes in the single-person office room case and 1,350,000 nodes in the open-plan office case.
Lounge/kitchen areas are open-plan, most with French doors to Juliet balconies.
Former United States Commerce Secretary Paul O'Neill, when he was CEO of Alcoa, insisted that the company experiment with a prototype workspace before moving to an open-plan environment, he volunteered to use it and regularly updated employees on his experience.
CONTEMPORARY STYLING The open-plan, modern kitchen/dining/family room includes hi-tech appliances.
Great for preparing meals without being separated from family and friends, the open-plan kitchen boasts white gloss doors which are complemented by silver work surfaces and a stainless steel oven, hob and hood.
NATURAL WORLD The spacious conservatory, large open-plan kitchen and green space surrounding the property on the Stella Hall development in Blaydon SECRET GARDEN A view of the landscaped gardens from the Juliet balcony of the property.
CHARACTERFUL Delightful open-plan living areas and three bedrooms.
Previously featured in 25 Beautiful Homes magazine, the property has an open-plan lounge with dining area leading to a courtyard garden.
STYLISH The open-plan living area of the showhome at Braidwood Mews, above.
Beneath a radial diagrid structure--that recalls the glazed vault of Norman Foster's troubled Cambridge Law Faculty (March 1996)--the accommodation is organised into a number of terraced open-plan floorplates that zigzag to create six full-height triangular atria.
Instead, current trends in office design have relegated 25,000,000 Americans to open-plan office space, or "cube farms," where a sense of teamwork and camaraderie may flourish--but noise distractions and potential health hazards do so as well.
An open-plan house still needs specific areas for specific tasks.