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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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Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 21 ( ANI ): The Pune Crime Branch has arrested an individual who was on the run after opening fire at a police inspector at a railway station in Chandan Nagar area on Wednesday morning.
Amongst the sensitive sections of the new police regulations kept under wraps are: officersae1/4ao directives for confronting demonstrations in occupied East Jerusalem and the Naqab regions; directives for opening fire on minors; and directives regarding use of the Ruger sniper rifle for crowd dispersal purposes.
- Opening fire at the Qatif Governorate police station on 13/11/1437H, which resulted in killing First-Class Private / Abdulsalam Barjis Sayah Al-Enezi.