Definition of OPENING. Meaning of OPENING. Synonyms of OPENING

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Definition of OPENING

Opening
Opening O"pen*ing, n. 1. The act or process of opening; a beginning; commencement; first appearance; as, the opening of a speech. The opening of your glory was like that of light. --Dryden. 2. A place which is open; a breach; an aperture; a gap; cleft, or hole. We saw him at the opening of his tent. --Shak. 3. Hence: A vacant place; an opportunity; as, an opening for business. [Colloq.] --Dickens. 4. A thinly wooded space, without undergrowth, in the midst of a forest; as, oak openings. [U.S.] --Cooper.

Meaning of OPENING from wikipedia

- Chess opening A title sequence or opening credits Opening bid, a term from contract bridge Opening lead, a term from contract bridge Grand opening of a...
- A warm-up act, opening act, or supporting act is an entertainment act (musical, comedic, or otherwise), that performs at a concert before the featured...
- A chess opening or simply an opening refers to the initial moves of a chess game. The term can refer to the initial moves by either side, White or Black...
- An opening statement is generally the first occasion that the trier of fact (jury or judge) has to hear from a lawyer in a trial, aside possibly from...
- In anatomy, the saphenous opening (saphenous hiatus, also fossa ovalis) is an oval opening in the upper mid part of the fascia lata of the thigh. It lies...
- An opening ceremony, grand opening, or ribbon-cutting ceremony marks the official opening of a newly-constructed location or the start of an event. Opening...
- The Sokolsky Opening (also known as the Orangutan or Polish) is an uncommon chess opening that begins with the move: 1. b4 According to various databases...
- The Desprez Opening is a chess opening characterised by the opening move: 1. h4 The opening is named after the French player Marcel Desprez. Like a number...
- Barnes Opening is a chess opening where White opens with: 1. f3 The opening is named after Thomas Wilson Barnes (1825–1874), an English player who had...
- The English Opening is a chess opening that begins with the move: 1. c4 A flank opening, it is the fourth most po****r and, according to various databases...
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