[oh-puh n-wurk] /ˈoʊ pənˌwɜrk/
any kind of , especially ornamental, as of embroidery, lace, metal, stone, or wood, having a latticelike nature or showing openings through its substance.
ornamental work, as of metal or embroidery, having a pattern of openings or holes
- Open wound
open wound n. A wound in which the injured tissues are exposed to the air.
1. Old Persian.
[op-er-uh-buh l, op-ruh-] /ˈɒp ər ə bəl, ˈɒp rə-/ adjective 1. that can be treated by a surgical . Compare (def 2). 2. capable of being put into use, , or practice. /ˈɒpərəbəl; ˈɒprə-/ adjective 1. capable of being treated by a surgical operation 2. capable of being operated 3. capable of being put into […]
[op-er-uh, op-ruh] /ˈɒp ər ə, ˈɒp rə/ noun 1. an extended dramatic composition, in which all parts are sung to instrumental accompaniment, that usually includes arias, choruses, and recitatives, and that sometimes includes ballet. Compare , . 2. the form or branch of musical and dramatic art represented by such compositions. 3. the score or […]