leave the door open for

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Definition of leave the door open for

: to make it possible for The patent on the product has expired, which leaves the door open for other companies to make it.

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“Leave the door open for.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leave%20the%20door%20open%20for. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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