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English definition of “throw sth open”

throw sth open

(EVENT) phrasal verb with throw     /θrəʊ/ US  /θroʊ/ verb (threw, thrown)
to allow people to enter or become involved in an event: The competition has been thrown open to the public.Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of throw sth open (EVENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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