Definition - opening

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opening
  1. a possible alternative; "bankruptcy is always a possibility"
  2. the initial part of the introduction; "the opening established the basic theme"
  3. the first performance (as of a theatrical production); "the opening received good critical reviews"
  4. make available; "This opens up new possibilities"
  5. a ceremony accompanying the start of some enterprise
  6. become available; "an opportunity opened up"
  7. an open or empty space in or between things; "there was a small opening between the trees"; "the explosion made a gap in the wall"
  8. make the opening move; "Kasparov opened with a standard opening"
  9. opportunity especially for employment or promotion; "there is an opening in the sales department"
  10. cause to open or to become open; "Mary opened the car door"
  11. become open; "The door opened"
  12. spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"
  13. display the contents

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