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open-endedadjective

uk   us   /ˌəʊpənˈendɪd/
( US also open-end) without an end date or planned way of ending: Several of the transit worker unions have stated that their strike would be open-ended. They employ their temporary workers on open-ended contracts.an open-ended approach/commitment/response Private business cannot be expected to enter into an open-ended commitment to fund any cost overruns. open-ended discussions
FINANCE →  open-end
used to describe a question that cannot be answered with 'yes' or 'no': an open-ended item/question/survey The survey included an open-ended question asking employees what advice they would give to management.
(Definition of open-ended from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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