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Definition of open
OpenOpen O"pen, n.
Open or unobstructed space; clear land, without trees or
obstructions; open ocean; open water. ``To sail into the
open.' --Jowett (Thucyd. ).
Then we got into the open. --W. Black.
In open, in full view; without concealment; openly. [Obs.]
Open O"pen, v. i.
1. To unclose; to form a hole, breach, or gap; to be
unclosed; to be parted.
The earth opened and swallowed up Dathan, and
covered the company of Abiram. --Ps. cvi. 17.
2. To expand; to spread out; to be disclosed; as, the harbor
opened to our view.
3. To begin; to commence; as, the stock opened at par; the
battery opened upon the enemy.
4. (Sporting) To bark on scent or view of the game.
openAudience Au"di*ence, n. [F. audience, L. audientia, fr. audire
to hear. See Audible, a.]
1. The act of hearing; attention to sounds.
Thou, therefore, give due audience, and attend.
2. Admittance to a hearing; a formal interview, esp. with a
sovereign or the head of a government, for conference or
the transaction of business.
According to the fair play of the world, Let me have
audience: I am sent to speak. --Shak.
3. An auditory; an assembly of hearers. Also applied by
authors to their readers.
Fit audience find, though few. --Milton.
He drew his audience upward to the sky. --Dryden.
Court of audience, or Audience court (Eng.), a court long
since disused, belonging to the Archbishop of Canterbury;
also, one belonging to the Archbishop of York. --Mozley &
In general (or open) audience, publicly.
To give audience, to listen; to admit to an interview.
Meaning of open from wikipedia
pop/rock band The Open
(band), English indie
rock band Open
album), 1969 Open
- purpose. Open
may be developed
in a collaborative public
is a prominent example
- three, in chronological
order, are the Australian Open
, the French Open
, and Wimbledon. The US Open starts
on the last Monday
- The Australian Open
is a tennis tournament
over the last fortnight
in Melbourne, Australia. The tournament
is the first
- Open Library
is an online project intended
"one web page for every
book ever published". Created
on the tennis
circuit, are Wimbledon, the US Open
, the French Open
, and the Australian Open
the mid 1920s they became
and have remained
- Foundation Open knowledge Open
text Open gaming Open government Open patent Open
-source curriculum Open
-source governance Open
.... was the trading
name of Open Interactive
was a subsidiary
of British Interactive
Broadcasting. British Interactive
- Free and open
(FOSS) is software
that can be cl****ified as both free software
-source software. That is, anyone
- The French Open
(French: Championnats Internationaux
de Tennis), officially
Roland-Garros (French: [ʁɔlɑ̃ ɡaʁos]), is a major tennis
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