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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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Free your man by sending him and another player to the crease; if one crease defender is playing with a short stick, try to pick and re-pick until the "shut off" player is being guarded by the short-stick defender.
Chartered psychologist and stress expert Robert Westlake said some people go missing because part of their brain shuts down when they feel under intense pressure, creating a type of memory loss that shuts out the problem, along with parts of their identity.
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'I thought it looked very striking because of its colour and I got talking to somebody there who told me that it was from the film Eyes Wide Shut. This was a couple of years ago before we even had a hotel in Birmingham, but I thought it would look great in the next hotel we developed.'
Shores Health and Rehabilitation Center will shut down in June, officials with Mariner Post-Acute Network reported.
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GLASGOW: Most council buildings, including City Chambers, closed; refuse collections cancelled; 14 schools shut; all but four libraries shut.