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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 doctor, therefore, had an ethical duty and responsibility to notify the hotel management of the patient's HIV status in view of his open wounds and the dangers of potential contamination at the scene of the accident."
The study carried out by US and Canadian researchers, tested the spray on 228 people with leg ulcers, which are painful open wounds that can last for months.
This open wound has once again turned into a civil strife, either for local reasons or for regional reasons.
These devices are simply a revolution in restoring the primary closure option in open wounds. Even the most challenging of defects can usually be managed.
"His tail has not been docked properly and the large open wound on his neck was a deliberate act of cruelty.
We therefore prospectively evaluated the rates of wound healing and recurrence following open wound treatment of post-sequestrectomy dead spaces in 30 patients with haematogenous chronic osteomyelitis of the tibial shaft at the King Orthopaedic Clinic, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria, between January 2001 and December 2005.
To the Editor: Vibrio vulnificus infection is transmitted by eating contaminated seafood or by exposure to seawater through an open wound (1).
The concept is to turn an open wound into a controlled, closed wound while removing the excess fluid from the wound bed, thus enhancing circulation and disposal of cellular waste from the lymphatic system.
Billie's emotional turmoil reads like an open wound. The author, however, consistently offers hope by empowering her main character with forward movement and a charming sense of humor.
"This is an open wound for all Argentines," President Fernando de la Rua said at the time, "like two gashes on the face of the fatherland."
She sustained a broken leg and an open wound and has since had seven operations to try to save her leg, according to PA News.
They create an open wound out of which some of the most accomplished artists and thinkers in the African American theatrical community bleed.