- open-cut mining,
- open-end investment company,
- open-end mortgage,
- open-heart surgery
Origin of open-ended
Examples from the Web for open-ended
Major General Jean Kahwaji of the Lebanese armed forces recently declared an “open-ended war” with the militants.
But the option of replacing a new diplomatic breakthrough with open-ended diplomatic muddle-through is not on the table.
After any number of open-ended interviews are conducted, a suspect may emerge.
However, even they are now beginning to worry about the long-term effects if these open-ended protests continue.
After several broken agreements, the open-ended ceasefire agreed to on August 26 has held.
The cooks worked in an open-ended extension at the rear of the great room.On Canada's Frontier|Julian Ralph
That is, they are open-ended connections in status nascendi.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
This is built of open-ended sections jointed so that they may pass round the terminal rollers.The Romance of Modern Mechanism|Archibald Williams