Meaning of OPENING in English

OPENING

p.pr. & ·vb.n. of open.

2. opening ·noun hence: a vacant place; an opportunity; as, an opening for business.

3. opening ·noun a place which is open; a breach; an aperture; a gap; cleft, or hole.

4. opening ·noun a thinly wooded space, without undergrowth, in the midst of a forest; as, oak openings.

5. opening ·noun the act or process of opening; a beginning; commencement; first appearance; as, the opening of a speech.

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