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Lots of stars were invited to the Gallery’s grand opening.
the opening of a new section of ring-road
Alison squeezed through a narrow opening in the hedge.
The doctors had to make an opening in her windpipe.
His comments created an opening for efforts to resolve the crisis.
Staff at the supermarket campaigned against Sunday opening.
This is the British English definition of opening. View American English definition of opening.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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