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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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We are thrilled to be working in partnership with Farmgate Logs to get these messages across to customers using open fires on the island.
Oh for an open fire to sit in front of and dream of yesterday.
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In another incident in the Jurisdiction of Ghurewala police station Roman son of Naseeb was injured when gunmen open fire on him on a small issue.
In addition to the invasions, Israeli soldiers open fire on civilian homes, target farmers and fishermen, especially near the Gaza borders.