opening snap n.
A sharp, high-pitched click in early diastole, associated with the opening of the abnormal valve in cases of mitral stenosis.
programming, database The workflow-enabled Windows 95/Windows NT version of Advanced Revelation, featuring native support for Lotus Notes, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and ODBC. OpenInsight is available from Revelation Software. (1997-04-25)
- Open interval
open interval A set of numbers consisting of all the numbers between a pair of given numbers but not including the endpoints.
noun 1. (modifier) relating to a ticket that allows a traveller to arrive in one place and depart from another
noun, Phonetics. 1. a transition between successive sounds marked by a break in articulatory continuity, as by a pause or the modification of a preceding or following sound, and often indicating a division between words; presence of juncture (opposed to ). Also called plus juncture. Compare , (def 7a), .