An open standard allowing desktop applications to interface with document management systems.
noun 1. the policy of admitting people of all nationalities or ethnic groups to a country upon equal terms, as for immigration. 2. the policy or practice of trading with all nations on an equal basis. 3. admission or access; unrestricted opportunity: His experience had given him an open door to success in his field. […]
- Open drainage
open drainage n. The admittance of air into a wound or cavity to facilitate drainage.
- Open drop anesthesia
open drop anesthesia n. Inhalation anesthesia using the open drop technique.
- Open drop technique
open drop technique n. A technique for producing inhalation anesthesia in which drops of a liquid anesthetic, such as ether, are placed on a gauze mask or cone applied over the mouth and nose.