• synonyms

open side

noun rugby
    1. the side of the scrum on which the majority of the backs are ranged
    2. (as modifier)an open-side flanker
  1. openside a flanker who plays on the open side of the scrum
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  • The outsides are so brilliant that they can be trusted faithfully to fulfil the work of passing and open-side attack.

    War Letters of a Public-School Boy

    Paul Jones.