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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 writer grew up in poor rural area, worked in a paper factory during the Great Leap Forward between 1958 and 1961, started as a soldier in 1964 and retired as a general in 2009, worked in the vast coastal and Gobi desert defences, fought in the high altitude plateau and snow-capped mountains, from inland settlements to the border areas, experienced the devastation from the Japanese intruders, disillusionment from the Kuomintang Government, establishment of New China, exploration of the mistakes under different slogans, rapid reforms, opening ups and economic developments.
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