# open

## Meanings

• Not closed.
• Not physically drawn together, closed, folded or contracted; extended
• Actively conducting or prepared to conduct business.
• Receptive.
• Public
• Candid, ingenuous, not subtle in character.
• Having a free variable.
• Which is part of a predefined collection of subsets of $X$, that defines a topological space on $X$.
• Whose first and last vertices are different.
• In current use; mapped to part of memory.
• Not fulfilled.
• Not settled or adjusted; not decided or determined; not closed or withdrawn from consideration.
• Of a note, played without pressing the string against the fingerboard.
• Of a note, played without closing any finger-hole, key or valve.
• Not of a quality to prevent communication, as by closing waterways, blocking roads, etc.; hence, not frosty or inclement; mild; used of the weather or the climate.
• Written or sent with the intention that it may made public or referred to at any trial, rather than by way of confidential private negotiation for a settlement.
• Uttered with a relatively wide opening of the articulating organs; said of vowels.
• Uttered, as a consonant, with the oral passage simply narrowed without closure.
• That ends in a vowel; not having a coda.
• Made public, usable with a free licence and without proprietary components.
• Resulting from an incision, puncture or any other process by which the skin no longer protects an internal part of the body.
• Source code of a computer program that is not within the text of a macro being generated.

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