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opening

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opening

noun

Definition of OPENING

1
a favorable combination of circumstances, time, and place <the talk show host's usual modus operandi is to talk over his guests, thereby denying them an opening to articulate their positions>
Related Words play, way; juncture, pass
2
a place in a surface allowing passage into or through a thing <an opening in the roof is letting rain drip inside>
3
an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge) <the rabbit found a little opening in the bushes and darted through>

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