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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 TSH levels in patients with overt hypothyroidism were significantly higher than that in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism and that in controls.
Diagnostic algorithm for the diagnosis of overt DIC (2-4) Risk assessment: Does the patient have an underlying disorder known to be associated with over DIC?
In the present study, Head Start preschoolers were assessed using a battery of measures, including peer sociometrics, as well as teacher ratings of social skills, internalizing behavior, overt aggression, and relational aggression.
It is likely that people with more sexually permissive attitudes and experiences would be more accepting of sexually overt approach behaviours.
Developing new fabrication techniques, new products available include BrandMax[R] Products such as BrandMax[R] offer speed, flexibility and brightness for both overt and covert imaging.
France is trying to preserve its distinctively secular society by passing a law that bans overt religious symbols in public schools.
1) Results of an analysis based on a hypothetical cohort of one million adults receiving services at public clinics in 2002 suggest that use of the combined vaccine would be associated with a 22% reduction in the number of overt hepatitis A infections over the next 50 years, and with 17-20% reductions in hospitalizations, liver transplants and deaths resulting from the disease.
The district court granted summary judgment for the inmates, in part, finding that the removal of overt references to religion did not cure the Establishment Clause problems, but that the officials were entitled to qualified immunity due to their good faith, but unsuccessful, efforts to secularize the program.
The conduct of the investigation can be overt, covert, or both.
Internet security company mi2g has observed that September 2002 has had more overt digital attacks than any other month.
2) But in focusing on the overt themes of West's novel, some critics have overlooked a somewhat hidden discourse, the feminism of the novel: West's complex portrayal of Cleo, who, along with her racial denial and class elitism, is angry and frustrated over the limitations and restrictions on women's lives.
The film's most overt yet at the time most elegant reference to American ivies occurs at a funeral when Will sings "Shall We Gather at the River" in the cemetery This song belongs to John Ford as surely as Monument Valley, and Shebib's use of it here is as powerfully ironic as Sam Pecjinpahs's his more famous reference in the opening masacre in The Wild Bunch (1968).