O"pen*ing, n. 1. The act or process of opening; a beginning; commencement; first appearance; as, the opening of a speech.
The opening of your glory was like that of light.Dryden.
2. A place which is open; a breach; an aperture; a gap; cleft, or hole.
We saw him at the opening of his tent.Shak.
3. Hence: An opportunity; as, an
opening for business.
4. Hence: A vacant place; a job which does not have a current occupant; as, they are now interviewing candidates for the two
openings in the department.
5. A thinly wooded space, without undergrowth, in the midst of a forest; a clearing; as, oak
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