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the opening of a new airport
Lots of movie stars were invited to the mall's grand opening.
Alison squeezed through a narrow opening in the fence.
The doctors had to make an opening in her windpipe.
He appears briefly at the opening of the play.
His comments created an opening for efforts to resolve the crisis.
We have several openings in the sales division.
The opening of the new store will lead to an increase in traffic.
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English version of definition of opening
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
an occasion when a lot of people gather together, especially for a religious festival
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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American definition of opening from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.