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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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By the end of 2011, 2458 rooms will have been added to the Abu Dhabi inventory over the past 12 months (2570 including the Cristal Salam which opened in October but was not featured on the report).
When the Cardinals and Reds last opened the season together in 1994, it was the first year of six-division realignment in the majors
5 : begin 1, start <Police have opened an investigation.> <They opened fire on the enemy.>
The doors have opened at Honora's pearl destination, selling exclusive styles and all-time favorites.
Metered mail at the Standard Rate is more likely to be opened than First Class mail carrying a pre-printed permit.
Deselect the check box next to Display Database Window to prevent the Database window from appearing when the file is opened and click on OK.
Opened wide, the aperture lets in a lot of light, while a small opening lets in very little light.
Established bookstore owners would kill for the publicity that Hue-Man received even before it opened. National Public Radio, the New York Daily News, the Amsterdam News, Newsday and Publisher's Weekly all covered the store's opening.
A single drop-in module replaces the steel roof panel adds a large vent/slide sunroof that sits above the rear glass when opened...
An ethmoid bulla ostium opened into the hiatus semilunaris superior (figure, B and C).
Florida,(18) the police opened a gate and walked onto a fenced vacant lot and discovered a stolen vehicle and other stolen property.