open-faced

[oh-puh n-feyst]
adjective
  1. having a frank or ingenuous face.
  2. Also o·pen-face. designating an open sandwich.
  3. (of a watch) having the dial covered only by the crystal.
Compare hunting case.

Origin of open-faced

First recorded in 1600–10
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open-faced

adjective
  1. having an ingenuous expression
  2. (of a watch) having no lid or cover other than the glass
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